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What day of the week was August 24, 1977?


August 24, 1977 was a Wednesday and it was the 236th day of the year 1977 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 24, 1977 can also be written as 8/24/1977 in the US and as 24/8/1977 in UK and Europe.

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August 24, 1977: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 24th is Virgo.

Virgo is the 6th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between August 23rd and September 22nd belong to the Virgo sign: discover Virgo personality and who should a Virgo marry.

Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo.

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August 24, 1977: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 24, 1977 is Snake and the associated element is Fire.

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August 24, 1977: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on August 24, 1977 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 24, 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 August 24, 1977 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 84% full, rising at 04:26 pm and setting at 02:41 am.

The previous full moon was on Jul 30, 1977 while the next full moon would come on Aug 28, 1977.

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Who was born on August 24, 1977?


Famous people born on August 24, 1977:

  • John Green
    John Green

    Young adult author.

  • Yaremi Akindele

    Yaremi Akindele is a Nigerian actress known for her roles in Nollywood films.

  • Bronsen Arroyo

    Bronsen Arroyo is a former American professional baseball pitcher who played in Major League Baseball.

  • John Green (author)

    John green is an american author known for writing young adult fiction, including the best-selling novel the fault in our stars.

  • Amberlin Chastain

    Amberlin Chastain is an American actress known for her roles in independent films and television shows.

  • Coner Eldridge

    Former congressional candidate focused on campaign finance reform.

  • Charvis Campbell

    Charvis Campbell was an American football linebacker who played in the National Football League for 8 seasons.

  • Jürgen Macho

    Austrian footballer.

  • Robert Enke

    German footballer (d. 2009).

  • Per Gade

    Danish footballer.

  • Denílson de Oliveira Araújo

    Brazilian footballer.

  • Denilson

    Brazilian footballer.

  • Rebecca Mader

    Tv actress.

  • Denílson (Brazilian footballer)
  • Jarkko Ahola
  • Euler Coelho Marques

Whose famous birthday is on August 24th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 24th:

  • Rupert Grint
    Rupert Grint

    Rupert grint is a british actor best known for his role as ron weasley in the harry potter film series.

  • Dave Chappelle
    Dave Chappelle

    Dave chappelle is an american comedian and actor known for his stand-up comedy and the chappelle's show.

  • Chad Michael Murray
    Chad Michael Murray

    Chad michael murray is an american actor and former fashion model, best known for his roles in the television series one tree hill and the...

  • Paulo Coelho
    Paulo Coelho

    Brazilian esoteric author.

  • Stephen Fry
    Stephen Fry

    British actor, comedian, and writer known for his wit and humor.

  • Martha Higareda
    Martha Higareda

    Martha higareda is a mexican actress known for her roles in popular films and tv shows such as 'altered carbon' and 'no manches frida'.

  • Anne Archer
    Anne Archer

    American actress.

  • Marlee Matlin
    Marlee Matlin

    American actress, winner of the oscar for best actress in 1985's "children of a lesser god" her film credits include "the man in the golden...

  • Pia Degermark
    Pia Degermark

    Swedish actress.

  • Takashi Miike
    Takashi Miike

    Japanese screenwriter and producer of japanese actors.

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How old is someone born on August 24, 1977?


Someone born on August 24, 1977 is:

46 years 9 months old,

or 561 months and 3 days old,

or 2439 weeks and 5 days old,

or 17078 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 24, 1977?

There are 89 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday August 24th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 24, 1977?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on August 24, 1977.

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August 24, 1977: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on August 24, 1977:

  • Buddy O'Connor

    Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1977).

What famous deaths happened on August 24th?

Famous deaths on August 24th:

  • Richard Attenborough
    Richard Attenborough

    English actor, director, producer, and entrepreneur.

  • Julie Harris
    Julie Harris

    American actress who rose to fame on the stage in 1945.

  • Louis Prima
    Louis Prima

    American actor and trumpet player (d. 1978).

  • Jane Greer
    Jane Greer

    American singer and actress (d. 2001).

  • Jay Thomas
    Jay Thomas

    American actor, comedian, and radio talk show host (b. 1948).

  • Amanda Randolph
    Amanda Randolph

    Actress (danny thomas amos n andy), is killed at 65.

  • Charlie Watts

    Charlie watts is a renowned drummer best known for being a member of the legendary rock band the rolling stones.

  • Sakae Mutsu

    Japanese statesman and diplomat.

  • Delancey

    Prominent loyalist during the American Revolution.

  • Muriel Siebert

    Muriel Siebert was the first woman to own a seat on the New York Stock Exchange and founded the securities firm Muriel Siebert & Co.

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August 24, 1977: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on August 24, 1977:

  • Liberia: Flag Day
  • RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
  • Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
  • Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
  • Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
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August 24, 1977: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 24, 1977 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week August 22nd and August 28th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


August 24, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 24, 1977 was Best Of My Love by The Emotions, according to the music chart for the week August 22nd and August 28th.

August 24, 1977: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 24, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 22nd and August 28th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Best Of My Love
  2. - I Just Want To Be Your Everything
  3. - (Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher And Higher
  4. - Easy
  5. - Handy Man

August 24, 1977: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on August 24, 1977 was Angelo by Brotherhood Of Man, according to the music chart for the week August 22nd and August 28th.

August 24, 1977: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on August 24, 1977 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week August 22nd and August 28th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Angelo
  2. - I Feel Love
  3. - Float On
  4. - You Got What It Takes
  5. - Ma Baker

August 24, 1977: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on August 24, 1977 was Float On by The Floaters, according to the R&B music chart for the week August 22nd and August 28th.

August 24, 1977: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on August 24, 1977 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week August 22nd and August 28th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Float On
  2. - Devil's Gun
  3. - Strawberry Letter 23
  4. - L.a. Sunshine
  5. - Let's Clean Up The Ghetto

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August 24, 1977: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 24, 1977 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

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

September 30, 1955

Release year: 1977

Directed by: James Bridges

Starring: Richard Thomas, Susan Tyrrell, Deborah Benson, Lisa Blount

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

Death Promise

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Robert Warmflash

Starring: Charles Bonet, Speedy Leacock, Bill Louie, Thompson Kao Kang

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

August 24, 1977: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on August 24, 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:

Be My Guest

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Lance Comfort

The House That Jack Built

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Henry Barrial

Cottage to Let

Release year: 1977

Directed by: Sinister Cinema

August 24, 1977: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on August 24, 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

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"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

Your Erroneous Zones by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

Your Erroneous Zones

By:

This bestseller sends a clear message: Avoid negative thinking and learn how to be self-actualized.

The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough

The Thorn Birds

By:

"Beautiful....Compelling entertainment."--New York Times"A heart-rending epic...truly marvelous."--Chicago TribuneOne of the most beloved novels of all time, The Thorn Birds, Colleen McCullough's sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback, returns to enthrall …

Oliver'S Story by Erich Segal

Oliver'S Story

By:

Oliver loved Jenny. Two lonely years later, Jenny has passed away and Oliver Barrett IV feels that he will never, never, love again.

Vivien Leigh by Anne Edwards

Vivien Leigh

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August 24, 1977: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on August 24, 1977 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Super Bug

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

Video Olympics

Video Olympics

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Boot Hill

Boot Hill

Platform: Arcade

Genre: shooter game

Triple Hunt

Triple Hunt

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Atari

Air-Sea Battle

Air-Sea Battle

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

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Who was the US President on August 24, 1977?

On August 24, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 24, 1977?

On August 24, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on August 24, 1977?

On August 24, 1977 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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What is special about August 24th?

August 24th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 24th day of the month of August. 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 August 24th, such as:

  • 2018 - Spanish government approves a decree amending the historical memory law that allows the government to exhume francisco franco’s remains from valle de los caidos.
  • 2017 - Archaeology in israel: an archaeological mosaic from the 6th century, dated to justinian i's rule, was discovered while installing communication cables inside jerusalem's old city.
  • 2016 - Syrian civil war: us-backed rebels and the turkish armed forces join forces to take jarabulus from isil. to prevent isil from retaking areas they will not retreat from, the turkish land forces are also bombarding ypg positions.

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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 August 1977?

August 1977 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th 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.

Discover how August 1977 calendar looked like.

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