Sunday 9 July 1978
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kandee Johnson and Kara Goucher.
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.
Foul Play, directed by Colin Higgins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while The Holcroft Covenant by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Top Gear.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Ship or Superman.
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Which were the important events of 9 July 1978 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Our Lady of Peace.
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day: Martyrdom of the B�b.
- Palau - Constitution Day.
- Argentina - Independence Day.
- Roman festival - Caprotinia, or feasts of Juno Caprotina.
- Kandee Johnson: YouTube Star.
- Kara Goucher: American long distance runner.
- Mark Medlock: German singer.
- Linda Park: South Korean-American actress.
- Nuno Santos: Portuguese footballer.
- Hello, Dolly! closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC after 152 performances
- American Nazi Party, holds a rally at Marquette Park, Chicago
- Jane Blalock wins LPGA Wheeling Golf Classic
- Nearly 100,000 demonstrators march on Washington DC for Equal Rights Amendment.
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