Sunday 2 April 1978
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Hakima Darhmouch and Nick Berg.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Night Fever by Bee Gees.
In UK Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs by Brian & Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Pretty Baby, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Bloodline by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Future Boy Conan.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Cottage or Slot Racers.
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Which were the important events of 2 April 1978 ?
- JP and Trang in Valleyfair
- Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
- Blessed Arnold of Leuven
- International Children's Book Day
- Saint Genoveva of Brabant (+1760)
- Malvinas Day in Argentina.
- Sizdah be dar in Iran
- Hakima Darhmouch: Belgian TV journalist, working for RTL-TVI since 1999.
- Nick Berg: American businessman (d. 2004).
- John Gall: American baseball player.
- Scott Lynch: American author.
- Jaime Newman: American actress and singer.
- TV show Dallas premieres on CBS (as a 5 week mini-series)
- Velcro was 1st put on the market
- 7th Colgate Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Sandra Post.
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