Friday December 30, 1977
US date format: 12/30/1977, UK date format: 30/12/1977
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 30, 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 Laila Ali and Lucy Punch.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to How Deep Is Your Love by Bee Gees.
In UK Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings was in the top 5 hits.
Coma, directed by Michael Crichton, 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 The Professionals.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Destroyer or Boot Hill.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 30, 1977?
- The sixth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Pope Felix I (optional memorial)
- Philippines - Rizal Day
- US President Jimmy Carter holds first news conference by US President in Eastern Europe (Warsaw, Poland).
- For the second time, Ted Bundy escapes from his cell in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 30, 1977?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love
- Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life
- Linda Ronstadt - Blue Bayou
- L.T.D. - (Every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again
- Linda Ronstadt - It's So Easy
- Player - Baby Come Back
- Crystal Gayle - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue
- Dolly Parton - Here You Come Again
- Bob Welch - Sentimental Lady
- Paul Simon - Slip Slidin' Away
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Wings - Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School
- David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us
- Althia & Donna - Uptown Top Ranking
- Johnny Mathis - When A Child Is Born
- Abba - Money Money Money
- Donna Summer - Love's Unkind
- Showaddywaddy - Under The Moon Of Love
- Bonnie Tyler - It's A Heartache
- The Brighouse & Rastrick Brass Band - Floral Dance
- Barry Biggs - Sideshow
Top #5 R&B songs
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Serpentine Fire
- ConFunkShun - Ffun
- George Duke - Reach For It
- Rose Royce - Ooh Boy
- High Inergy - You Can't Turn Me Off (in The Middle Of Turning Me
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 30, 1977?
On December 30, 1977 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is December 30, 1977?
On December 30, 1977 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on December 30, 1977?
On December 30, 1977 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 30, 1977?
On December 30, 1977 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on December 30, 1977?
On December 30, 1977 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 30, 1977?
On December 30, 1977 several famous people were born including, Laila Ali, Lucy Punch, Kenyon Martin.
What was the number one song in December 30, 1977?
The number one song in the week of December 30, 1977 was How Deep Is Your Love by Bee Gees in US and Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings in UK.
What were the top hits on December 30, 1977?
The top hits on December 30, 1977 were How Deep Is Your Love by Bee Gees, You Light Up My Life by Debby Boone, Blue Bayou by Linda Ronstadt in US and Mull Of Kintyre / Girl's School by Wings, Don't Give Up On Us by David Soul, Uptown Top Ranking by Althia & Donna in UK.