Tuesday 6 November 1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lamar Odom and Marc Abaya.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Heartache Tonight by Eagles.
In UK When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook was in the top 5 hits.
Die Spinnen, 2. Teil - Das Brillantenschiff, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Jailbird by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Enchanted Castle.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Barrier or Trek-80.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 November 1979 ?
- Lamar Odom: American basketball player.
- Marc Abaya: Filipino singer guitarist and actor (Sandwich and Kjwan).
- Adam LaRoche: American baseball player.
- Gerli Padar: Estonian singer.
- Brad Stuart: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Myolie Wu: Hong Kong actress and singer
- Ayatolla Khomeini takes over in Iran
- At Montevideo, Uruguay, the International Olympic Committee adopts a resolution, whereby Taiwan Olympic and sports teams will participate with the name Chinese Taipei in future Olympics Games and international sports tournaments and championships.
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