This Week in History: March 13-17, 1977 is your source for free news and information in the Wilmington area.

This Week in History is compiled each week for Local Shout by Wilmington resident Mike Hack.

This Week in History, March 13-17, 1977:

The number one movie is Disney’s “The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh.”

The number one song is “Southern Nights” by Glen Campbell.

R&B singer Tamar Braxton was born and American activist Fannie Lou Hamer died.

Quote: “May the force be with you,” said Harrison Ford in “Star Wars IV: A New Hope”

More This Week in History:  Feb. 20-24, 1965Feb. 27-March 3, 1979; Mar. 6-10, 1982

-Information compiled by Mike Hack

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Mike Hack has enjoyed living in North Carolina for fourteen years and Wilmington for the past seven. Mike is a musician and videographer who enjoys crossword puzzles, Jeopardy, bus rides, long walks, and music history trivia. Mike has a vast knowledge of dates, and researching them is just one of his many passions.  Mike also has autism and is enjoying connecting with his community via Port City Daily!

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