Sunday June 19, 1977
US date format: 6/19/1977, UK date format: 19/6/1977
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 19, 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 Maria Cioncan and Veronika Varekova.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Dreams by Fleetwood Mac.
In UK Lucille by Kenny Rogers was in the top 5 hits.
The Rescuers, directed by John Lounsbery, Wolfgang Reitherman, Art Stevens, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Falconer by John Cheever was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The House That Jack Built.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Video Olympics or Destroyer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 19, 1977?
- Juneteenth ? celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation.
- 77th US Golf Open: Hubert Green shoots a 278 at Southern Hills Tulsa
- Indians fire manager Frank Robinson and replace him with Jeff Torborg
- Judy Rankin wins LPGA Mayflower Golf Classic
- Red Sox set 3 game record of 16 HRs, all against Yanks
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 19, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Fleetwood Mac - Dreams
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Part 1)
- Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)
- Foreigner - Feels Like The First Time
- Kenny Rogers - Lucille
- Alan O'Day - Undercover Angel
- Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy
- KC and the Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Hot - Angel In Your Arms
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 19If June 19, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 3 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months.
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?