Wednesday 12 April 1978
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Night Fever by Bee Gees.
In UK Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs by Brian & Michael was in the top 5 hits.
F.I.S.T, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Bloodline by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 12 April 1978 ?
- Saint Julius I
- Saint Zeno of Verona
- Saint Erkembode
- Saint Damian
- Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
- The Roman holiday of Cerealia begins.
- Scott Crary: American director producer and screenwriter.
- Svetlana Lapina: Russian high jumper.
- Robin Walker: English businessman and politician.
- Guy Berryman: British musician (Coldplay).
- Riley Smith: American actor.
- Cheeming Boey: Singaporean-Malaysian illustrator
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bee Gees - Night Fever
- Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive
- Yvonne Elliman - If I Can't Have You
- Roberta Flack - The Closer I Get To You
- Eric Clapton - Lay Down Sally
- Barry Manilow - Can't Smile Without You
- Kansas - Dust In The Wind
- Raydio - Jack And Jill
- England Dan and John Ford Coley - We'll Never Have To Say Goodbye Again
- Natalie Cole - Our Love
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 12 April 1978 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?