Sunday May 29, 1977
US date format: 5/29/1977, UK date format: 29/5/1977
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 29, 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 Massimo Ambrosini and Brent Roberts in Leesville.
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 Blackjack or Circus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 29, 1977?
- Nigeria: Democracy Day.
- Saint Theodosia
- Bah�'f Faith: Ascension of Bah�'u'llah.
- United Kingdom: Oak Apple Day.
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- Janet Guthrie becomes 1st woman to drive in Indy 500
- Sue Press is 1st woman golfer to hit consecutive holes-in one
- A J Foyt wins Indianapolis 500 (average speed of 161.331 mph) for a record fourth time.
- Sandra Spuzich wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 29, 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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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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 May 29, 1977?
On May 29, 1977 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is May 29, 1977?
On May 29, 1977 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 29, 1977?
On May 29, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 29, 1977?
On May 29, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on May 29, 1977?
On May 29, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 29, 1977?
On May 29, 1977 several famous people were born including, Massimo Ambrosini, Antonio Lebo-Lebo, Brent Roberts in Leesville.
Which famous people died on May 29, 1977?
Famous people died on May 29, 1977 include, Goddard Lieberson, Ba Maw.
What was the number one song in May 29, 1977?
The number one song in the week of May 29, 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 29, 1977?
The top hits on May 29, 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.