Sunday 2 December 1979
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Melissa Archer and Sabina Babayeva.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) by Barbra Streisand.
In UK Another Brick In The Wall by Pink Floyd was in the top 5 hits.
Star Trek: The Motion Picture, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Establishment by Howard Fast was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Enchanted Castle.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Sundance or Trek-80.
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Which were the important events of 2 December 1979 ?
- Laos - National Day
- United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
- R.C. Saints - St Bibiana
- Melissa Archer: American actress.
- Sabina Babayeva: Azerbaijani singer.
- Yvonne Catterfeld: German singer-songwriter and actress.
- Michael McIndoe: Scottish professional footballer.
- Crowds attack US embassy at Tripoli, Libya.
- Foots Walker becomes the first Cleveland Cavaliers' player to score a triple-double.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)
- Styx - Babe
- Commodores - Still
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - Please Don't Go
- Eagles - Heartache Tonight
- Rupert Holmes - Escape (The Pina Colada Song)
- Stevie Wonder - Send One Your Love
- Donna Summer - Dim All The Lights
- Barry Manilow - Ships
- M - Pop Muzik
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