Sunday 12 March 1978
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of March people in US were listening to (Love Is) Thicker Than Water by Andy Gibb.
In UK Wuthering Heights by Kate Bush was in the top 5 hits.
Coming Home, directed by Hal Ashby, 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..
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Which were the important events of 12 March 1978 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Gregoru Diena observed.
- Flag Day in Venezuela.
- "National Day" of the Republic of Jamtland
- Sweden - Namesday of Crown Princess Victoria, an Official Flag Day.
- Mauritius - National Day.
- St. Justina
- St. Jozefina
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast day of: St. Theophanes the Confessor
- Arbor Day in China.
- St. Maximilian
- Christianne Klein: American journalist and television personality.
- Cristina Teuscher: New Rochelle, New York -- 4X200m freestyle (1996 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Tara Mounsey: Ice hockey defenseman (USA, Olympics - 1998).
- Casey Mears: American race car driver.
- Neal Obermeyer: American cartoonist.
- Claudio Sanchez: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Coheed and Cambria Fire Deuce and The Prize Fighter Inferno)
- Masuimi Max: American model
- Arina Tanemura: Japanese mangaka
- Eric Heiden skates world record 1000 metre (1:14.99).
- Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Sunstar Golf Classic.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bee Gees - Night Fever
- Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive
- Andy Gibb - (Love Is) Thicker Than Water
- Eric Clapton - Lay Down Sally
- Barry Manilow - Can't Smile Without You
- Samantha Sang - Emotion
- Billy Joel - Just The Way You Are
- Dan Hill - Sometimes When We Touch
- Chic - Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah)
- Paul Davis - I Go Crazy
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