Saturday 13 May 1978
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to If I Can't Have You by Yvonne Elliman.
In UK Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Ring by Boney M 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 ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 13 May 1978!
Which were the important events of 13 May 1978 ?
- Saint Maria Dominica Mazzarello (died 1881)
- Saint John the Silent
- Saint Gerald of Villamagna
- Saint Robert Bellarmine
- Saint Servatus
- Our Lady of Fatima
- Rotuma Day in Fiji.
- World Fair Trade Day (2006).
- Abbotsbury Garland Day, Dorset, England.
- Commemoration of Julian of Norwich (Anglican).
- Saint Rolanda
- Steve Mildenhall: English footballer.
- Brooke Anderson: American journalist.
- Mike Bibby: American basketball player and coach.
- Ryan Bukvich: American baseball player.
- Germán Magariños: Argentinian actor director producer and screenwriter.
- Angel closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 5 performances
- Runaways opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 199 performances
- Musical Runaways with Elizabeth Swados premieres in New York City
- Joie Chitwood drives a Chevette 5.6 miles on just two (side) wheels.
- Henry Rono of Kenya sets record for 3,000 metre steeplechase (8:05.4).
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bee Gees - Night Fever
- Wings - With A Little Luck
- Yvonne Elliman - If I Can't Have You
- John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John - You're The One That I Want
- Johnny Mathis - Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
- Roberta Flack - The Closer I Get To You
- Barry Manilow - Can't Smile Without You
- Kansas - Dust In The Wind
- Atlanta Rhythm Section - Imaginary Lover
- Jefferson Starship - Count On Me
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?