Sunday June 26, 1977
US date format: 6/26/1977, UK date format: 26/6/1977
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 26, 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 Nadine Krüger and Mark Jindrak.
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 Blackjack or Destroyer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 26, 1977?
- Saints John and Paul
- The United Nations' Day in Support of Victims of Torture.
- Flag Day in Romania
- Sunthorn Phu Day in Thailand
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- Debbie Austin wins LPGA Hoosier Golf Classic
- 42 die in fire that inmate causes at Maury County Jail in Columbia, Tennessee.
- Elvis Presley gives his last concert at Market Square Arena in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 26, 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 26If June 26, 1977 is your birthday you're 43 years, 3 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 29 days.
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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 26, 1977?
On June 26, 1977 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is June 26, 1977?
On June 26, 1977 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on June 26, 1977?
On June 26, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 26, 1977?
On June 26, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on June 26, 1977?
On June 26, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 26, 1977?
On June 26, 1977 several famous people were born including, Nadine Krüger, Tite Kubo, Mark Jindrak.
Which famous people died on June 26, 1977?
Famous people died on June 26, 1977 include, Oskar Morgenstern, Lou Reizner.
What was the number one song in June 26, 1977?
The number one song in the week of June 26, 1977 was Got To Give It Up (Part 1) by Marvin Gaye in US and Lucille by Kenny Rogers in UK.
What were the top hits on June 26, 1977?
The top hits on June 26, 1977 were Got To Give It Up (Part 1) by Marvin Gaye, Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky) by Bill Conti, Undercover Angel by Alan O'Day in US and Lucille by Kenny Rogers, I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart, Show You The Way To Go by The Jacksons in UK.