Saturday 17 December 1977
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Oxana Fedorova and Arnaud Clément.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone.
In UK Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings was in the top 5 hits.
The Gauntlet, directed by Clint Eastwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while The Book Of Merlyn by Terence H. White was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Restless Years.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Street Racer or Street Racer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1977 ?
- Oxana Fedorova: Russian model actress and singer Miss Universe 2002.
- Arnaud Clément: French tennis player who turned professional in 1996 and won his first ATP world tour title in 2000 and reached the final of the Australian Open in 2001.
- Katheryn Winnick: TV Actress.
- Sonia Mabrouk
- Maria Brink: Metal Singer.
- Samuel Påhlsson: Swedish ice hockey player.
- Samuel Pahlsson: Swedish hockey player.
- Oxana Fedorova (?????? ????????): Miss Universe 2002.
- Arnaud Clement: French tennis player.
- Elvis Costello and The Attractions 1st US TV appearance (SNL)
- Bobby Simpson scores 176 Australia versus India at the WACA, aged 41.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life
- Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love
- Linda Ronstadt - Blue Bayou
- Crystal Gayle - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue
- Linda Ronstadt - It's So Easy
- L.T.D. - (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again
- Rita Coolidge - We're All Alone
- Player - Baby Come Back
- Fleetwood Mac - You Make Loving Fun
- Dolly Parton - Here You Come Again
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Sport Games on 17 December 1977
- Buffalo Bills - Miami Dolphins : 14 - 31
- Los Angeles Rams - Washington Redskins : 14 - 17
- Minnesota Vikings - Detroit Lions : 30 - 21
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