Thursday 4 October 1979
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Rachael Leigh Cook and Bjorn Phau.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Sad Eyes by Robert John.
In UK Message In A Bottle by The Police was in the top 5 hits.
10, directed by Blake Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Last Enchantment by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Rose of Versailles.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armor Battle or Invasion Orion.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 October 1979 ?
- Rachael Leigh Cook: American actress.
- Bjorn Phau: German tennis player.
- Rachael Cook: TV Actress.
- Brandon Barash: American actor.
- Stefan Booth: English actor and singer.
- Christina Spierenburg: Dutch singer, dies at 56.
- Hugh Leonards Life, premieres in Dublin
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Robert John - Sad Eyes
- Michael Jackson - Don't Stop Til You Get Enough
- Herb Alpert - Rise
- The Knack - My Sharona
- Commodores - Sail On
- Little River Band - Lonesome Loser
- Dionne Warwick - I'll Never Love This Way Again
- M - Pop Muzik
- Earth, Wind and Fire - After The Love Has Gone
- Donna Summer - Dim All The Lights
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