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Monday January 31, 1977

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 31, 1977). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Kerry Washington and Torri Edwards. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Torn Between Two Lovers by Mary MacGregor. In UK When I Need You by Leo Sayer was in the top 5 hits. The Late Show, directed by Robert Benton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1977 while Passages by Gail Sheehy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The New Adventures of Batman. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Triple Hunt or Super Bug.
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What the sky looked like on 31 January 1977

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Movies

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The Late Show

Directed by: Robert Benton

Starring: Art Carney, Lily Tomlin, Bill Macy, Eugene Roche

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Target of an Assassin

Directed by: Peter Collinson

Starring: Anthony Quinn, John Phillip Law, Simon Sabela, Marius Weyers

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Twilight's Last Gleaming

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Roscoe Lee Browne, Joseph Cotten

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Jungle Holocaust

Directed by: Ruggero Deodato

Starring: Massimo Foschi, Me Me Lai, Ivan Rassimov, Sheik Razak Shikur

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Suspiria

Directed by: Dario Argento

Starring: Jessica Harper, Stefania Casini, Flavio Bucci, Miguel Bosé

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The New Adventures of Batman

Directed by: Don Towsley

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Headmaster

Directed by: Agradoot

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Blankety Blanks

Starring: Graham Kennedy, Ugly Dave Gray, Stuart Wagstaff

Country: Australia

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Die drei Klumberger

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Little Lord Fauntleroy

Directed by: John Cromwell

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 January 1977 ?

Holidays:
  • Blessed Ludovica
  • Saint Geminianus
  • Saint Marcella
  • Saint Pedro Nolasco
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Kerry Washington: American actress known for her roles as Ray Charles' wife, Della Bea Robinson, in the film Ray (2004), as Idi Amin's wife Kay in The Last King of Scotland (2006), as Alicia Masters, love interest of Ben Grimm/The Thing in the live-action Fantastic Four films of 2005 and 2007, and as Broomhilda von Schaft, Django's wife, in Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained (2012).
  • Torri Edwards
  • Molly Line
  • Bobby Moynihan: American comedian (Saturday Night Live).
  • Jim Kleinsasser: American football player.
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Facts:
  • Joe Sewell, Amos Rusie, and Al Lopez elected to baseball Hall of Fame.
  • Frenchman Fran?ois Claustre freed, after 33 months as hostage in Chad.
  • In Louisville, Kentucky, USA three buildings and a car are struck by a falling meteorite.
  • The Centre Georges Pompidou is officially opened by French President Valéry Giscard d'Estaing.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 31, 1977 - Geocentric view

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Books

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Passages

By: Gail Sheehy

At last, this is your story. You'll recognize yourself, your friends, and your loves. You'll see how to use each life crisis as an opportunity for creative change -- to grow

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To Jerusalem And Back

By: Saul Bellow

Nobel laureate Saul Bellow’s revealing interviews and meditations, steeped in history and literature, on the unique spirit and challenges of IsraelA powerful, stimulating testament, To Jerusalem and Back is a rigorous attempt to come to grips with Israel’s history and ...

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Slapstick

By: Kurt Vonnegut

Slapstick presents an apocalyptic vision as seen through the eyes of the current King of Manhattan (and last President of the United States), a wickedly irreverent look at the all-too-possible results of today’s follies.

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The Grass Is Always Greener Over The Septic Tank

By: Erma Bombeck

"She is marvelously funny, direct as a hypodermic, a virtuoso in the field of suburban living....Lovely stuff."VOGUEIt's the expose to end all exposes--the truth about the suburbs: where they planted trees

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Super Bug

Super Bug

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing / Driving

Blackjack

Blackjack

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports (gambling)

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

Triple Hunt

Triple Hunt

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Light gun shooter

Publisher: Atari

Air-Sea Battle

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc.

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Circus

Circus

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Exidy


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