Thursday May 19, 1977
US date format: 5/19/1977, UK date format: 19/5/1977
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 Natalia Oreiro and Brandon Inge.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder.
In UK I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
The Duellists, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Passages by Gail Sheehy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hollywood High.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Surround or Destroyer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 19, 1977?
- National Hug-Your-Cat Day
- NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
- Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
- Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
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- Smokey & the Bandit, premieres
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 19, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Leo Sayer - When I Need You
- Climax Blues Band - Couldn't Get It Right
- KC and the Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Part 1)
- Fleetwood Mac - Dreams
- Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)
- Eagles - Hotel California
- Glen Campbell - Southern Nights
- Kenny Rogers - Lucille
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Tavares - Whodunit
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1)
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Hollywood
- The Isley Brothers - The Pride (Part I)
- The Manhattans - It Feels So Good To Be Loved So Bad
- The Jacksons - Show You The Way To Go
- KC And The Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man
- The Sylvers - High School Dance
- Shalamar - Uptown Festival (Part 1)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 19If May 19, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 4 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 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 May 19, 1977?
On May 19, 1977 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is May 19, 1977?
On May 19, 1977 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 19, 1977?
On May 19, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 19, 1977?
On May 19, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 19, 1977?
On May 19, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 19, 1977?
On May 19, 1977 several famous people were born including, Natalia Oreiro, Brandon Inge, Kelly Sheridan.
What was the number one song in May 19, 1977?
The number one song in the week of May 19, 1977 was Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder in US and I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart in UK.
What were the top hits on May 19, 1977?
The top hits on May 19, 1977 were Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder, When I Need You by Leo Sayer, Couldn't Get It Right by Climax Blues Band in US and I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart, Free by Deniece Williams, Ain't Gonna Bump No More by Joe Tex in UK.