Tuesday 11 September 1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to My Sharona by The Knack.
In UK We Don't Talk Anymore by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Time After Time, directed by Nicholas Meyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Last Enchantment by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 September 1979 ?
- Leon Cort: English footballer.
- Frank Francisco: Dominican baseball player.
- Steve Hofstetter: American comedian journalist and author.
- David Pizarro: Chilean footballer.
- Ariana Richards: American actress.
- Nathan Gale: American murderer (d. 2004)
- Éric Abidal: French footballer who played as a left back or a central defender.
- Josiah Spaulding: American son of noted Boston, MA family, accused and convicted of assault and battery. Spalding's father is the President of the Wang Center Theater and very much involved in Boston’s arts and humanities efforts. His grandfather was a politician and had been head of the state Republican Party, and was the founder of Spaulding Rehabilitation Center, a noted rehab hospital in Boston,
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Knack - My Sharona
- Robert John - Sad Eyes
- Chic - Good Times
- Earth, Wind and Fire - After The Love Has Gone
- Charlie Daniels Band - The Devil Went Down To Georgia
- Sail On - Commodores
- Electric Light Orchestra - Don't Bring Me Down
- Dionne Warwick - I'll Never Love This Way Again
- Maxine Nightingale - Lead Me On
- Little River Band - Lonesome Loser
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