Thursday 3 July 1980
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Coming Up (Live At Glasgow) by Paul McCartney.
In UK Crying by Don McLean was in the top 5 hits.
Airplane!, directed by Jim Abrahams, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 July 1980 ?
- National holiday in Belarus
- Feast day of Saint Thomas
- Start of the Dog Days
- Trae: American rapper.
- Bostjan Nachbar: Slovenian basketball player.
- Mazharul Haque: Bangladeshi cricketer (d. 2013).
- Jenny Jones: English snowboarder.
- Boštjan Nachbar: Slovenian basketball player.
- Melisa Young: American Rapper (''Kid Sister'')
- Roland Schoeman: South African swimmer
- Harbhajan Singh: Indian cricketer
- Giorgos Theodoridis: Greek footballer
- Trae Truth: Rapper
- Olivia Munn: American actress, model, television personality, and author. She was credited as Lisa Munn in her early career, but since 2006, she has used the name Olivia Munn personally and professionally.
- 1st US Seniors Golf Open: Roberto deVicenzo
- 73,096 in Cleveland watch Indians beat Yankees 7-0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lipps, Inc. - Funkytown
- Paul McCartney - Coming Up (Live At Glasgow)
- Paul McCartney - Coming Up
- Billy Joel - It's Still Rock And Roll To Me
- Elton John - Little Jeannie
- Bette Midler - The Rose
- Ambrosia - Biggest Part Of Me
- Spinners - Cupid/I've Loved You For A Long Time (Medley)
- Bob Seger - Against The Wind
- Robbie Dupree - Steal Away
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