Thursday 14 December 1978
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to You Don't Bring Me Flowers by Barbra & Neil.
In UK Mary's Boy Child by Boney M was in the top 5 hits.
Invasion of the Body Snatchers, directed by Philip Kaufman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while War And Remembrance by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 14 December 1978 ?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- Radu Sarbu: Moldovan singer (O-Zone).
- Dean Brogan: Australian footballer and coach.
- Shedrack Korir: Kenyan runner.
- Zdeněk Pospěch: Czech footballer.
- Patty Schnyder: Swiss tennis player.
- Radu Sîrbu: Moldovan-Romanian singer and producer (O-Zone)
- Kim St-Pierre: Canadian ice hockey player
- Rachel Entwistle: American homicide victim, she and her 9-month daughter were found dead in their home in Hopkinton, MA at 6:30 PM local time on January 22, 2006. On the evening of the 21st, police were summoned to the Entwistle home after friends showed up for a scheduled dinner party and no one came to the door. On a first check of the house, police found nothing amiss but, the next day, on a more thorough search, they found the bodies well covered by rumpled bed clothes in the master bedroom. Mother and child
- Salvador de Madariaga: Spanish diplomat (Born 1886).
- Ballroom opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 116 performances
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bee Gees - Too Much Heaven
- Billy Joel - My Life
- Dr. Hook - Sharing The Night Together
- Chic - Le Freak
- Donna Summer - MacArthur Park
- Barbra & Neil - You Don't Bring Me Flowers
- Gino Vannelli - I Just Wanna Stop
- Alicia Bridges - I Love The Nightlife (Disco Round)
- Al Stewart - Time Passages
- Andy Gibb - (Our Love) Don't Throw It All Away
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 14 December 1978 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?