Thursday April 21, 1977: on this day

About April 21st, 1977, in brief:

  • Historical events: Annie opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 2377 performances
  • Day of the week: April 21st, 1977 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus (in western zodiac), Snake (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Elizabeth II, Tony Danza
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: Don't Leave Me This Way by Thelma Houston
  • #1 UK song: Knowing Me, Knowing You by Abba
  • Popular movie: The Man Who Loved Women directed by François Truffaut

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What day of the week was April 21, 1977?


April 21, 1977 was a Thursday and it was the 111th day of the year 1977 in the Gregorian calendar.

April 21, 1977 can also be written as 4/21/1977 in the US and as 21/4/1977 in UK and Europe.

April 21, 1977 in April 1977 calendar

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April 21, 1977: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on April 21, 1977:

  • 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.
  • Residents of dover, massachusetts report sightings of an eerie monster.
  • Annie opens on broadway.

April 21, 1977: What were the magazines covers that day?

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April 21, 1977: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for April 21st is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in April are either Aries or Taurus. People born before April 19th are Aries, while people born from April 20th have the sign of Taurus.

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April 21, 1977: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for April 21, 1977 is Snake and the associated element is Fire.

Discover the Snake personality and how the Fire Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.

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April 21, 1977: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on April 21, 1977 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on April 21, 1977 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on April 21, 1977 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 18% full, rising at 07:07 am and setting at 10:34 pm.

The previous full moon was on Apr 04, 1977 while the next full moon would come on May 03, 1977.

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Who was born on April 21, 1977?


Famous people born on April 21, 1977:

  • Jamie Salé

    Canadian figure skater david pelletier won a gold medal at 2002 olympics.

  • Gyula Koi

    Hungarian scholar and educator.

  • Karen Ann

    Peterson; miss aruba universale (1997).

  • Doseone

    American rapper and producer (deep puddle dynamics greenthink clouddead themselves subtle and 13 & god).

  • Tomasz Kot
  • Aleksandra Mel'ničenko
  • Alison Quinn
  • Dimitri Scarlato
  • Mette Schjoldager
  • Carlo Cherubini
  • Knut Hovel Heiaas
  • Markos Kolōkas

Whose famous birthday is on April 21st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on April 21st:

  • Elizabeth II
    Elizabeth II

    Elizabeth ii is the queen of the united kingdom and other commonwealth realms, and the longest-reigning monarch in british history.

  • Tony Danza
    Tony Danza

    Tony danza is an american actor best known for his roles in the tv shows 'taxi' and 'who's the boss?'.

  • James McAvoy
    James McAvoy

    Scottish actor, most well-known for his roles in "chronicles of narnia: the lion, the witch and the wardrobe", and "wanted", as well as...

  • Iggy Pop
    Iggy Pop

    American musician, a punk rocker.

  • Christian Coma
    Christian Coma

    Christian coma is a drummer best known for his work with the rock band black veil brides.

  • Rollo May
    Rollo May

    American psychoanalyst, lecturer and pioneer in existential psychology.

  • Charles Grodin
    Charles Grodin

    American actor and talk show host (d. 2021).

  • Alana Ladd
    Alana Ladd

    American celebrity and one of the four children of actor alan ladd.

  • Claire Denis
    Claire Denis

    Paris, france -- actress (boom boom chocolat, paris).

  • John Mortimer
    John Mortimer

    British screenwriter, barrister and author.

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How old is someone born on April 21, 1977?


Someone born on April 21, 1977 is:

47 years and 28 days old,

or 564 months and 28 days old,

or 2456 weeks and 3 days old,

or 17195 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on April 21, 1977?

There are 337 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday April 21st 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on April 21, 1977?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on April 21, 1977.

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April 21, 1977: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on April 21, 1977:

  • Gummo Marx

    American vaudevillian and talent agent (b. 1892).

  • Gummo [Milton] Marx

    At age 84, a us comic named marx brothers dies.

  • Issy Bonn

    British actor and musician (born in 1893).

  • Settimio Passamonti

What famous deaths happened on April 21st?

Famous deaths on April 21st:

  • Nina Simone
    Nina Simone

    American jazz singer.

  • Ursula Jeans
    Ursula Jeans

    Simla, india -- actress ("i lived with you, over the moon").

  • James Melton
    James Melton

    American operatic tenor, of pneumonia at 56.

  • Charles 'Buddy' Rogers
    Charles 'Buddy' Rogers

    American actor and musician (born in 1904).

  • Mark Twain

    Mark Twain was a renowned American author known for his classic novels such as 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer' and 'Adventures of Huckleberry...

  • Lymon Twain

    Lymon Twain was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer.

  • Oaks Twain

    Oaks Twain was a celebrated American novelist and humorist, best known for his classic works such as 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn'.

  • Mackinsey Twain

    Mackinsey Twain was a celebrated American writer and humorist, known for his iconic novels 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' and 'The...

  • Rmoni Simone

    Renowned American singer and civil rights activist.

  • Nolon Twain

    Nolon Twain was a celebrated American novelist and humorist, best known for his iconic works 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' and 'The...

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April 21, 1977: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on April 21, 1977:

  • Rome - city birthday.
  • Texas-San Jacinto Day
  • Grounation Day in Rastafari movement.
  • Sunni Islam - Mawlid, Prophet Muhammad's birthday (2005).
  • Roman Empire - the Parilia was held in honor of Pales.
  • Tiradentes - Brazil.
  • Bahá'f Faith - First day of the festival of Ridván.

Observances on April 21, 1977:

  • World Creativity and Innovation Day

Saints celebrated on April 21, 1977:

  • Saint Wolbodo
  • Saint Konrad von Parzham
  • Saint Anastasius I
  • Saint Anselm, Archbishop of Canterbury
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April 21, 1977: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on April 21, 1977 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week April 18th and April 24th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


April 21, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on April 21, 1977 was Don't Leave Me This Way by Thelma Houston, according to the music chart for the week April 18th and April 24th.

April 21, 1977: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on April 21, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week April 18th and April 24th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Don't Leave Me This Way
  2. - Southern Nights
  3. - Hotel California
  4. - Don't Give Up On Us
  5. - The Things We Do For Love

April 21, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on April 21, 1977 was Knowing Me, Knowing You by Abba, according to the music chart for the week April 18th and April 24th.

April 21, 1977: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on April 21, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week April 18th and April 24th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Knowing Me, Knowing You
  2. - Going In With My Eyes Open
  3. - Red Light Spells Danger
  4. - I Don't Want To Put A Hold On You
  5. - When

April 21, 1977: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on April 21, 1977 was The Pride (Part I) by The Isley Brothers, according to the R&B music chart for the week April 18th and April 24th.

April 21, 1977: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on April 21, 1977 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week April 18th and April 24th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - The Pride (Part I)
  2. - I've Got Love On My Mind
  3. - I Wanna Get Next To You
  4. - I'm Your Boogie Man
  5. - You're Throwing A Good Love Away

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April 21, 1977: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on April 21, 1977 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Man Who Loved Women

Release year: 1977

Directed by: François Truffaut

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

Casotto

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Sergio Citti

Starring: Jodie Foster, Michele Placido, Mariangela Melato, Catherine Deneuve, Ugo Tognazzi, Ninetto Davoli, Paolo Stoppa, Carlo Croccolo, Massimo Bonetti, Franco Citti, Gigi Proietti, Anna Melato

Country: Italy

Charleston

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Marcello Fondato

Starring: Bud Spencer, Lucretia Love, Herbert Lom, Dino Emanuelli, Jack La Cayenne, Renzo Marignano, Claudio Ruffini, James Coco, Ronald Lacey

Country: Italy

Tomcats

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Harry Kerwin

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

California

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Michele Lupo

Starring: Miguel Bosé, Giuliano Gemma, Malisa Longo, Enzo Fiermonte, Andrea Aureli, Raimund Harmstorf, William Berger, Franco Fantasia, Mario Novelli, Franco Ressel, Dana Ghia, Chris Avram

Country: Italy

April 21, 1977: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on April 21, 1977 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Ein Mann kam im August

Release year: 1977

Rob Roy

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

The New Adventures of Batman

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Don Towsley

Headmaster

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Agradoot

Blankety Blanks

Release year: 1977

Starring: Graham Kennedy, Ugly Dave Gray, Stuart Wagstaff

Country: Australia

April 21, 1977: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on April 21, 1977 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank by Erma Bombeck

The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank

By:

"She is a wonderful comedian, straight as a hypodermic and a virtuoso of the field suburban living Lovely stuff. "VOGUEIt is the expose to end all exposures--the truth about suburbia: where they planted trees

Trinity by Leon Uris

Trinity

By:

Leon Uris's favorite Irish novel, now available in the Avon mass market. The acclaimed author of Exodus, Battle Cry and QB VII, Topaz and other classics of twentieth century fiction, comes this epic, sweeping adventure that captures Ireland's "terrible beauty" …

Majesty by Robert Lacey

Majesty

By:

This is a detailed, readable biography about the first Queen of England to reign since Victoria. It's a favourite child of a proud country and a strong, intelligent monarch who has shown great political skill in times of crisis.

Falconer by John Cheever

Falconer

By:

Falconer's story is stunning and powerful. It tells the story about Farragut, his crime, punishment and struggle to be a man in an universe that wants him dead.

Passages by Gail Sheehy

Passages

By:

This is your story. You will be able to recognize your family, friends and loved ones. You will see that every life crisis can be used as an opportunity to create change and growth.

April 21, 1977: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on April 21, 1977 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Surround

Surround

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Super Bug

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

Blackjack

Blackjack

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports (gambling)

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Baseball

Baseball

Platform: RCA Studio II

Genre: Sport

Publisher: RCA

Air-Sea Battle

Air-Sea Battle

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

history

Who was the US President on April 21, 1977?

On April 21, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 21, 1977?

On April 21, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on April 21, 1977?

On April 21, 1977 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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What is special about April 21st?

April 21st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 21st day of the month of April. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on April 21st, such as:

  • 2019 - At least 359 people were killed and 500 more injured in a series of explosions that occurred at churches and hotels in four locations in sri lanka. since then, isil has claimed responsibility for the attacks.
  • 2018 - 2018 gaza border protests. ambassador to the united nations for palestine riyad mensour said diplomats would ask the un for an investigation into the violence.
  • 2017 - Afghanistan war: 2017 camp shaheen attack: taliban insurgents attacked an afghan military base at mazar-e-sharif in balkh province, killing over 140 soldiers. this attack is regarded as the most deadly of its kind (bbc).

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What happened in 1977?

1977 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 8th (final) part of Roots is most-watched TV entertainment show to date.
  • Edward W Stack replaces Paul Kerr President of Hall of Fame
  • CB Savage by Rod Hart peaks at #67

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What was the calendar for April 1977?

April 1977 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with April being the 4th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Thursday April 21, 1977