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Thursday April 21, 1977

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 21, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Jamie Salé and Jamie Sale. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Don't Leave Me This Way by Thelma Houston. In UK Knowing Me, Knowing You by Abba was in the top 5 hits. The Man Who Loved Women, directed by François Truffaut, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Esther Waters. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Depthcharge or Street Racer.
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What the sky looked like on 21 April 1977

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Movies

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The Man Who Loved Women

Directed by: François Truffaut

Starring: Charles Denner, Brigitte Fossey, Nelly Borgeaud, Geneviève Fontanel

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Tomcats

Directed by: Harry Kerwin

Starring: Chris Mulkey, Polly King, Wayne Crawford, Daniel Schweitzer

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Come Play with Me

Directed by: George Harrison Marks

Starring: Irene Handl, Alfie Bass, George Harrison Marks, Ronald Fraser

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Cinderella 2000

Directed by: Al Adamson

Starring: Catharine Burgess, Jay B. Larson, Vaughn Armstrong, Erwin Fuller

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3 Women

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Shelley Duvall, Sissy Spacek, Janice Rule, Robert Fortier

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Esther Waters

Directed by: Ian Dalrymple

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Get It Together

Directed by: Not specifed

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Ein Mann kam im August

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Rob Roy

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

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The New Adventures of Batman

Directed by: Don Towsley

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 April 1977 ?

Holidays:
  • Rome - city birthday.
  • Saint Wolbodo
  • Saint Konrad von Parzham
  • Saint Anastasius I
  • Saint Anselm, Archbishop of Canterbury
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jamie Salé: Canadian figure skater, who, with partner David Pelletier ,won a gold medal at the 2002 Olympics, but not without anguish.
  • Karen Ann: Peterson; Miss Aruba-Universe (1997).
  • Jamie Sale: Canadian figure skater.
  • Doseone : American rapper and producer (Deep Puddle Dynamics Greenthink Clouddead Themselves Subtle and 13 & God).
  • Gyula Koi: Hungarian scholar and educator.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Annie opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 2377 performances
  • Broadway play Annie opens, 1st of 2,377 performances
  • C Strouse and M Charnins musical Annie, premieres in New York City
  • Billy Martin pulls New York Yankees line-up out of a hat, beats Toronto Blue Jays 8-6.
  • Zia ur-Rahman appointed President of Bangladesh.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 21, 1977 - Geocentric view

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank

By: Erma Bombeck

"She is marvelously funny, direct as a hypodermic, a virtuoso in the field of suburban living....Lovely stuff."VOGUEIt's the expose to end all exposes--the truth about the suburbs: where they planted trees

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Changing

By: Liv Ullmann

Changing

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A Book Of Common Prayer

By: Joan Didion

Writing with the telegraphic swiftness and microscopic sensitivity that have made her one of our most distinguished journalists, Joan Didion creates a shimmering novel of innocence and evil.A

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The Chancellor Manuscript

By: Robert Ludlum

Did J. Edgar Hoover die a natural death? Or was he murdered? When a group of high-minded and high-placed intellectuals known as Inver Brass detect a monstrous threat to the country

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Surround

Surround

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Super Bug

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

Depthcharge

Depthcharge

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Sega-Gremlin Taito

Street Racer

Street Racer

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Space Wars

Space Wars

Genre: Multi-directional shooter

Publisher: Cinematronics


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