Tuesday 4 December 1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jeff Taylor and Neffeteria Pugh.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Babe by Styx.
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 Bob a Bobek, králíci z klobouku.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Barrier or Star Trek: Phaser Strike.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 December 1979 ?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
- Navy Day in India
- Jeff Taylor: Canadian computer scientist.
- Neffeteria Pugh: Reality Star.
- Ysabella Brave: American singer-songwriter.
- Jay DeMerit: American soccer player.
- Robert Karnes: Actor (Max-The Lawless Years), dies at 62.
- Cleveland Cavaliers retire jersey number 7, Bingo Smith.
- The Hastie fire in Hull, kills three schoolboys and eventually leads police to arrest Bruce George Peter Lee.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Styx - Babe
- Barbra Streisand - No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)
- Commodores - Still
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - Please Don't Go
- Rupert Holmes - Escape (The Pina Colada Song)
- Stevie Wonder - Send One Your Love
- Eagles - Heartache Tonight
- J.D. Souther - You're Only Lonely
- Barry Manilow - Ships
- Captain and Tennille - Do That To Me One More Time
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