Monday January 17, 1977

US date format: 1/17/1977, UK date format: 17/1/1977

It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 17, 1977). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kevin Thorn and Kevin Fertig. In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Wish by Stevie Wonder. In UK Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul was in the top 5 hits. Cross of Iron, directed by Sam Peckinpah, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while Raise The Titanic! by Clive Cussler was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Die drei Klumberger. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 500 or Space Wars.
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Movies

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Cross of Iron

Directed by: Sam Peckinpah

Starring: James Coburn, Maximilian Schell, James Mason, David Warner

Country: United States of America

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Camouflage

Directed by: Krzysztof Zanussi

Starring: Piotr Garlicki, Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Christine Paul, Mariusz Dmochowski

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Bad

Directed by: Jed Johnson

Starring: Cyrinda Foxe, Matthew Anton, Cathy Roskam, Carroll Baker

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Khoon Pasina

Directed by: Rakesh Kumar

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Vinod Khanna, Rekha, Nirupa Roy

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Assault on Precinct 13

Directed by: John Carpenter

Starring: Austin Stoker, Darwin Joston, Laurie Zimmer, Martin West

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Die drei Klumberger

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The Emigrants

Directed by: Jan Troell

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Little Lord Fauntleroy

Directed by: John Cromwell

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The Brady Bunch Variety Hour

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Pat & Mat

Directed by: Marek Benes

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 January 1977 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
  • Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • NFL Pro Bowl: AFC beats NFC 24-14
  • Kansas City Royals release Tommy Davis, ends an 18-year career with ten teams.
  • Zaire President Mobutu visits Belgium.
  • Convicted murderer Gary Gilmore is executed by a firing squad in Utah, ending a ten-year moratorium on Capital punishment in the United States.
  • Scientists identify a previously unknown bacterium as the cause of the mysterious Legionnaires' disease.

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Raise The Titanic!

By: Clive Cussler

On orders from the Pentagon, marine explorer Dirk Pitt must salvage crucial material from the world's most infamous maritime disaster in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series.The

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Ceremony Of The Innocent

By: Taylor Caldwell

One of this country's most acclaimed novelists returns to late nineteenth and early twentieth century America as the setting for her most personal novel: the parallel stories of a woman and

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Trinity

By: Leon Uris

Leon Uris’s beloved Irish classic, available in Avon mass market. From the acclaimed author who enthralled the world with Exodus, Battle Cry, QB VII, Topaz, and other beloved classics of twentieth-century fiction comes a sweeping and powerful epic adventure that …

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The Right And The Power

By: Leon Jaworski

First Edition. Book is in NF condition. Black boards with gilt lettering. DJ is Good Condition, has tiny tears and creases.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Video Olympics

Video Olympics

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Indy 500

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

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Space Wars

Space Wars

Genre: Multi-directional shooter

Publisher: Cinematronics

Basic Math

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Educational (mathematics)

Publisher: Atari

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Circus

Circus

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Exidy


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