Tuesday 4 July 1978, US Independence Day
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tatyana Jecmenica and Emile Mpenza.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb.
In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
Heaven Can Wait, directed by Warren Beatty, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Scruples by Judith Krantz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Everyday Maths.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Air-Sea War - Battle (Europe) Armored Encounter! / Subchase! (US) or Sargon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 July 1978 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
- Tatyana Jecmenica: Novi Sad, Yugoslavia -- Tennis star (1995 Futures-Novi Sad).
- Emile Mpenza: Belgian footballer.
- Becki Newton: American actress.
- Marcos Daniel: Brazilian tennis player.
- Andrea Gabriel: American actress producer and screenwriter.
- Vicky Kaya: Greek model and actress
- Stephen McNally: British singer and songwriter (BBMak)
- Émile Mpenza: Belgian footballer
- Katia Zygouli: Greek model and actress
- Memphis fire fighters halt 3-day strike under a court order
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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