Monday May 17, 1976
US date format: 5/17/1976, UK date format: 17/5/1976
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 17, 1976). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Kandi Burruss and Rochelle Aytes.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Silly Love Songs by Wings.
In UK Fernando by Abba was in the top 5 hits.
Duelle, directed by Jacques Rivette, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Saramandaia.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blockade or Sea Wolf.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 17, 1976?
- Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
- Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
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- 28th Emmy Awards: Mary Tyler Moore Show, Jack Albertson and M Learned
- In Los Angeles, California, the 28th Annual Emmy Awards (primetime programming) are presented, hosted by Mary Tyler Moore and John Denver.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 17, 1976?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 17, 1976?
On May 17, 1976 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is May 17, 1976?
On May 17, 1976 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 17, 1976?
On May 17, 1976 the US President was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 17, 1976?
On May 17, 1976 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 17, 1976?
On May 17, 1976 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 17, 1976?
On May 17, 1976 several famous people were born including, Kandi Burruss, Rochelle Aytes, Anna Windsor in Sydney.
What was the number one song in May 17, 1976?
The number one song in the week of May 17, 1976 was Silly Love Songs by Wings in US and Fernando by Abba in UK.
What were the top hits on May 17, 1976?
The top hits on May 17, 1976 were Silly Love Songs by Wings, Love Hangover by Diana Ross, Fooled Around And Fell In Love by Elvin Bishop in US and Fernando by Abba, Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man, No Charge by JJ Barrie in UK.