Monday 20 December 1976
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aubrey Huff and Jang Hyuk.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) by Rod Stewart.
In UK Under The Moon Of Love by Showaddywaddy was in the top 5 hits.
The Enforcer, directed by James Fargo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Lady of the Camellias.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bigfoot Bonkers or Datsun 280 ZZZAP.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 December 1976 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Aubrey Huff: American baseball player and radio host.
- Jang Hyuk: South Korean actor.
- Adam Powell: Welsh game designer and businessman co-founded Meteor Games.
- Ramon Stoppelenburg: world traveler and Dutch author.
- Nenad Vučković: Croatian footballer.
- Music Is opens at St. James Theater NYC for 8 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rod Stewart - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)
- Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr. - You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show)
- Spinners - The Rubberband Man
- Leo Sayer - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
- Boston - More Than A Feeling
- Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
- Stevie Wonder - I Wish
- Brick - Dazz
- Rose Royce - Car Wash
- Engelbert Humperdinck - After The Lovin'
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