Sunday July 17, 1977
US date format: 7/17/1977, UK date format: 17/7/1977
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 17, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Veronica Blume and Marc Savard.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Da Doo Ron Ron by Shaun Cassidy.
In UK So You Win Again by Hot Chocolate was in the top 5 hits.
The Island of Dr. Moreau, directed by Don Taylor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Looking Out For Number One by Robert Ringer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Be My Guest.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 500 or Triple Hunt.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 17, 1977?
- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
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- Joanne Carner wins LPGA Borden Golf Classic
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 17, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Shaun Cassidy - Da Doo Ron Ron
- Barry Manilow - Looks Like We Made It
- Alan O'Day - Undercover Angel
- Andy Gibb - I Just Want To Be Your Everything
- Peter Frampton - I'm In You
- Hot - Angel In Your Arms
- Barbra Streisand - My Heart Belongs To Me
- Steve Miller Band - Jet Airliner
- Jimmy Buffett - Margaritaville
- Peter McCann - Do You Wanna Make Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Commodores - Easy
- Slave - Slide
- The Emotions - Best Of My Love
- Enchantment - Sunshine
- The Isley Brothers - Livin' In The Life
- Tyrone Davis - This I Swear
- The Brothers Johnson - Strawberry Letter 23
- Lou Rawls - See You When I Git There
- Johnny Guitar Watson - A Real Mother For Ya
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Baby Don't Change Your Mind
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 17If July 17, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 2 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 18 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 17, 1977?
On July 17, 1977 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is July 17, 1977?
On July 17, 1977 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 17, 1977?
On July 17, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 17, 1977?
On July 17, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on July 17, 1977?
On July 17, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 17, 1977?
On July 17, 1977 several famous people were born including, Veronica Blume, Marc Savard, Tiffany Taylor.
What was the number one song in July 17, 1977?
The number one song in the week of July 17, 1977 was Da Doo Ron Ron by Shaun Cassidy in US and So You Win Again by Hot Chocolate in UK.
What were the top hits on July 17, 1977?
The top hits on July 17, 1977 were Da Doo Ron Ron by Shaun Cassidy, Looks Like We Made It by Barry Manilow, Undercover Angel by Alan O'Day in US and So You Win Again by Hot Chocolate, Fanfare For The Common Man by Emerson Lake & Palmer, I Feel Love by Donna Summer in UK.