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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1940s  1950s  1960s  – 1970s –  1980s  1990s  2000s
Years: 1974 1975 197619771978 1979 1980

1977 (MCMLXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar.

Events

Atari 2600 console
The Atari video game system

Births

Deaths

Anthony Eden at the Quebec Conference
Anthony Eden in 1943

Nobel Prizes

Movies released

Smithsonian NASM - Close Encounters of the Third Kind Mother Ship spacecraft model (5133967443)
Model of spacecraft from Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Hit songs

  • "Alison" – Elvis Costello
  • "American Girl" – Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • "Amoureuse de la vie" – Dalida
  • "Angel In Your Arms" – Hot
  • "Another Star" – Stevie Wonder
  • "April Sun In Cuba" – Dragon
  • "As" – Stevie Wonder
  • "Baby What A Big Surprise" – Chicago
  • "Barracuda" – Heart
  • "Black Betty" – Ram Jam
  • "Blue Bayou" – Linda Ronstadt
  • "Boogie Nights" – Heatwave
  • "California" – Manfred Mann's Earth Band
  • "Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft" – The Carpenters
  • "Captain Sky" – Dalida
  • "Carry On Wayward Son" – Kansas
  • "Cold As Ice" – Foreigner
  • "Come Sail Away" – Styx
  • "Complete Control" – The Clash
  • "Coyote" – Joni Mitchell
  • "Dancing In The Moonlight(It's Caught Me In The Spotlight)" – Thin Lizzy
  • "Dancing The Night Away" – The Motors
  • "Daytime Friends" – Kenny Rogers
  • "Disco Inferno" – The Trammps
  • "Do Anything You Wanna Do" – Eddie and the Hotrods
  • "Don't Believe A Word" – Thin Lizzy
  • "Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue" – Crystal Gayle
  • "Don't Stop" – Fleetwood Mac
  • "Down To Zero" – Joan Armatrading
  • "Dr Love" – Tina Charles
  • "Dreamboat Annie" – Heart
  • "Fanfare For The Common Man" – Emerson Lake and Palmer
  • "Father Christmas" – The Kinks
  • "Feels Like The First Time" – Foreigner
  • "Femme est la Nuit" – Dalida
  • "Fly Like An Eagle" – Steve Miller Band
  • "(Get A)Grip(On Yourself)" – The Stranglers
  • "Give A Little Bit" – Supertramp
  • "Go Your Own Way" – Fleetwood Mac
  • "God Save The Queen" – The Sex Pistols
  • "Heard It In A Love Song" – Marshall Tucker
  • "Heartsong" – Gordon Giltrap
  • "Hello Stranger" – Yvonne Elliman
  • "Help Is On It's Way" – Little River Band
  • "Here Come Those Tears Again" – Jackson Browne
  • "Heroes" – David Bowie
  • "Holidays In The Sun" – The Sex Pistols
  • "I Need A Man" – Grace Jones
  • "I'll Sleep When I'm Dead" – Warren Zevon
  • "I'm In You" – Peter Frampton
  • "In The Flesh" – Blondie
  • "Jamming/Punky Reggae Party" – Bob Marley and the Wailers
  • "Jet Airliner" – Steve Miller Band
  • "Jungle Love" – Steve Miller Band
  • "Killing of Georgie, Pt. 1-2" – Rod Stewart
  • "Let There Be Rock" – AC/DC
  • "Lido Shuffle" – Boz Scaggs
  • "Life In The Fast Lane" – The Eagles
  • "Like A Huricane" – Neil Young
  • "Livin' Thing" – Electric Light Orchestra
  • "Living Next Door To Alice" – Smokie
  • "Lonely Boy" – Andrew Gold
  • "Love Is The Answer" – Utopia
  • "Ma Baker" – Boney M
  • "Magazine Madonna – Sherbet
  • "Mannequin" – Wire
  • "Margaritaville" – Jimmy Buffett
  • "Maybe I'm Amazed" (live) – Paul McCartney & Wings
  • "Memory Motel" – The Rolling Stones
  • "More Than A Feeling" – Boston
  • "Motorhead" – Motorhead
  • "No More Heroes" – The Stranglers
  • "Nobody Does It Better" – Carly Simon
  • "Peaches/Go Buddy Go" – The Stranglers
  • "Pearl's A Singer" – Elkie Brooks
  • "Portsmouth" – Mike Oldfield
  • "The Pretender" – Jackson Browne
  • "Pretty Vacant" – The Sex Pistols
  • "Really Free" – John Otway and Wild Willy Barrett
  • "Remember... C'était loin" – Dalida & Richard Chanfray as St-Germain
  • "Rip To Her Shreds" – Blondie
  • "Rockaria" – Electric Light Orchestra
  • "Rockin' All Over The World" – Status Quo
  • "Rose Of Cimarron(EP)" – Poco
  • "Salma Ya Salama" – Dalida
  • "Save It For A Rainy Day" – Stephen Bishop
  • "Sex And Drugs And Rock And Roll" – Ian Dury
  • "She's Not There" – Santana
  • "Sheena Is A Punk Rocker" – The Ramones
  • "Smoke On The Water" – Deep Purple
  • "Solsbury Hill" – Peter Gabriel
  • "Something Better Change/Straighten Out" – The Stranglers
  • "Sound And Vision" – David Bowie
  • "Things We Do For Love" – 10cc
  • "This Is Tomorrow" – Bryan Ferry
  • "Ti Amo (Je t'aime)" – Dalida
  • "Tie Your Mother Down" – Queen
  • "2-4-6-8 Motorway" – Tom Robinson Band
  • "Tumbling Dice" – Linda Ronstadt
  • "Walk This Way" – Aerosmith
  • "Watching The Detectives" – Elvis Costello
  • "We Are The Champions" – Queen
  • "We Will Rock You" – Queen
  • "We Just Disagree" – Dave Mason
  • "White Riot" – The Clash
  • "Whole Wide World" – Wreckless Eric
  • "Wild Side Of Life" – Status Quo
  • "Wonderous Stories" – Yes
  • "Year Of The Cat" – Al Stewart
  • "You And Me" – Alice Cooper
  • "You Yesyesyes" – The Residents
  • "You're In My Heart" – Rod Stewart
  • "You're Moving Out Today" – Carole Bayer Sager
  • "(Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher And Higher" – Rita Coolidge
  • "Your Song" – Billy Paul

New books

Irwin Shaw (1948)
Irwin Shaw in 1948


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