Thursday June 23, 1977
US date format: 6/23/1977, UK date format: 23/6/1977
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 23, 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 Jason Mraz and Miguel Angulo.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Got To Give It Up (Part 1) by Marvin Gaye.
In UK Lucille by Kenny Rogers was in the top 5 hits.
MacArthur, directed by Joseph Sargent, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while A Book Of Common Prayer by Joan Didion was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The House That Jack Built.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Boot Hill or Space Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 23, 1977?
- J??i (L?go) - Latvia
- Saint Jonas Day - Lithuania
- The Happiest day of the year is June 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- National holiday - Luxembourg
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 23, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Part 1)
- Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)
- Alan O'Day - Undercover Angel
- Foreigner - Feels Like The First Time
- Kenny Rogers - Lucille
- Fleetwood Mac - Dreams
- Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy
- Shaun Cassidy - Da Doo Ron Ron
- Hot - Angel In Your Arms
- Steve Miller Band - Jet Airliner
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Emotions - Best Of My Love
- Commodores - Easy
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1)
- Slave - Slide
- Teddy Pendergrass - I Don't Love You Anymore
- Aretha Franklin - Break It To Me Gently
- Johnny Guitar Watson - A Real Mother For Ya
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Hollywood
- Enchantment - Sunshine
- Graham Central Station - Now Do-u-wanta Dance
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 23If June 23, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 3 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months.
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?