Friday May 27, 1977
US date format: 5/27/1977, UK date format: 27/5/1977
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 27, 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 Shanola Hampton and Abderrahmane Hammad.
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.
Cinderella, directed by Michael Pataki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977
while The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hollywood High.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indy 500 or Street Racer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 27, 1977?
- Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
- Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
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- New York City fines George Willig 1 cent for each of 110 stories of the World Trade Center he climbed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 27, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Leo Sayer - When I Need You
- KC and the Sunshine Band - I'm Your Boogie Man
- Fleetwood Mac - Dreams
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Part 1)
- Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)
- Climax Blues Band - Couldn't Get It Right
- Kenny Rogers - Lucille
- Andrew Gold - Lonely Boy
- Foreigner - Feels Like The First Time
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
- Marvin Gaye - Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1)
- Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan - Hollywood
- Tavares - Whodunit
- The Isley Brothers - The Pride (Part I)
- The Jacksons - Show You The Way To Go
- The Sylvers - High School Dance
- The Manhattans - It Feels So Good To Be Loved So Bad
- Aretha Franklin - Break It To Me Gently
- Shalamar - Uptown Festival (Part 1)
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 27, 1977?
On May 27, 1977 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is May 27, 1977?
On May 27, 1977 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 27, 1977?
On May 27, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 27, 1977?
On May 27, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 27, 1977?
On May 27, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 27, 1977?
On May 27, 1977 several famous people were born including, Shanola Hampton, Tommie van der Leegte, Abderrahmane Hammad.
What was the number one song in May 27, 1977?
The number one song in the week of May 27, 1977 was Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder in US and I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart in UK.
What were the top hits on May 27, 1977?
The top hits on May 27, 1977 were Sir Duke by Stevie Wonder, When I Need You by Leo Sayer, I'm Your Boogie Man by KC and the Sunshine Band in US and I Don't Want To Talk About It / First Cut Is The Deepest by Rod Stewart, Free by Deniece Williams, Ain't Gonna Bump No More by Joe Tex in UK.