Thursday 6 March 1980
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Emílson Cribari and Daniel DeSanto.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen.
In UK Too Much Too Young (The Special AKA Live! EP) by The Specials was in the top 5 hits.
Coal Miner's Daughter, directed by Michael Apted, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Princess Daisy by Judith Krantz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fox.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing B-1 Nuclear Bomber or Windfall.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 March 1980 ?
- In Ghana, - The National independence day.
- Casimir Pulaski Day in Illinois (2006, first Monday of March).
- Saint Chrodegang
- Saint Fridolin
- Saint Coleta of Ghent
- In 2004, the Jewish holiday of Purim begins.
- Emílson Cribari: Brazilian footballer.
- Daniel DeSanto: Canadian actor and producer.
- Kristina Triska: Swedish tennis player.
- Emmy 7th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 1st time
- French Academy, founded in 1635, elects it 1st woman Novelist (Marguerita Youcenar)
- Princess Theater (Latin Quarter, Cotton Club) opens at 200 W 48th, New York City
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Queen - Crazy Little Thing Called Love
- Teri DeSario - Yes, I'm Ready
- Dan Fogelberg - Longer
- Andy Gibb - Desire
- Donna Summer - On The Radio
- Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall (Part II)
- Captain and Tennille - Do That To Me One More Time
- Spinners - Working My Way Back To You/Forgive Me Girl (Medley)
- Rupert Holmes - Him
- Shalamar - The Second Time Around
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