Friday 2 March 1979
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Amanda Ireton and Sergei Davydov.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart.
In UK Heart Of Glass by Blondie was in the top 5 hits.
Starcrash, directed by Lewis Coates, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Overload by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Stockard Channing in Just Friends.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Speed Freak or Super Invader.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 March 1979 ?
- Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders (+Bruges 1127)
- saint Jovinus
- Saint Abdalon
- Church of England - Saint Chad's Day.
- Texas Independence Day (1836).
- Bah�'f Faith - Beginning of the Fast (sunrise to sunset fast for 19 days).
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of 'Al� (Loftiness) - First day of the 19th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Amanda Ireton: American reality TV figure.
- Sergei Davydov: Belarusian figure skater.
- Damien Duff: Irish footballer.
- Nicky Weaver: English footballer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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