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Saturday May 21, 1977

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 21, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Maxime Brunerie and Paloma Duarte. 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 Roots by Alex Haley was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Hollywood High. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Circus or Indy 500.
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What the sky looked like on 21 May 1977

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Duellists

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Keith Carradine, Harvey Keitel, Albert Finney, Edward Fox

Country: United States

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Amar Akbar Anthony

Directed by: Manmohan Desai

Starring: Vinod Khanna, Rishi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Neetu Singh

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The American Friend

Directed by: Wim Wenders

Starring: Dennis Hopper, Bruno Ganz, Lisa Kreuzer, Gérard Blain

Country: United States

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A Special Day

Directed by: Ettore Scola

Starring: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, John Vernon, Françoise Berd

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Stroszek

Directed by: Werner Herzog

Starring: Bruno S., Eva Mattes, Clemens Scheitz, Wilhelm von Homburg

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TV Series

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

Hollywood High

Directed by: Patrick Wright

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Rock Follies of '77

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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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 May 1977 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Constantine the Great
  • Equals-to-the-Apostles
  • Saints Constantine and Helena
  • Saint Mireille
  • Saint Charles-EugFne de Mazenod
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Fiddler on the Roof closes at Winter Garden NYC after 167 performances
  • SD Padres beat Montreal Expos, 11-8, in 21 innings
  • 103rd Preakness: Jean Cruguet aboard Seattle Slew (undefeated) wins in 1:54.4.
  • Fire in hotel Duc de Brabant Brussels, kills 19.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 21, 1977 - Geocentric view

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Books

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

Roots

By: Alex Haley

One of the most important books and television series ever to appear, Roots, galvanized the nation, and created an extraordinary political, racial, social and cultural dialogue that hadn’t been seen since the

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The Age Of Uncertainty

By: John Kenneth Galbraith

Age of Uncertainty, The: A History of Economic Ideas and Their Co by Galbraith, John Kenneth

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The Gamesman

By: Michael Maccoby

The Gamesman: The New Corporate Leaders

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Oliver'S Story

By: Erich Segal

Oliver loved Jenny. Now, two lonely years later, Jenny is gone and Oliver Barrett IV feels he will never love again--should never love again.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Indy 500

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

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Street Racer

Street Racer

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Triple Hunt

Triple Hunt

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Atari

Basic Math

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Educational (mathematics)

Publisher: Atari

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Circus

Circus

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Exidy


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