Thursday 27 January 1977
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Car Wash by Rose Royce.
In UK Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul was in the top 5 hits.
Salon Kitty, directed by Tinto Brass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Busting Loose.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Destroyer or Video Olympics.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 January 1977 ?
- UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
- Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
- Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
- Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
- Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
- Denmark ? Auschwitzdag (Auschwitz Day; commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocide).
- Serbia ? St. Sava Day.
- United Kingdom ? Holocaust Memorial Day.
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- Walter Baldwin: Actor (Gay Amigo), dies at 88.
- 1st broadcast of Roots mini-series on ABC TV
- President Carter pardons most Vietnam War draft evaders (10,000)
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1977 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rose Royce - Car Wash
- Stevie Wonder - I Wish
- Brick - Dazz
- Leo Sayer - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
- The Sylvers - Hot Line
- Eagles - New Kid In Town
- Mary MacGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
- Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light
- Barbra Streisand - Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen)
- Aerosmith - Walk This Way
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