Monday 14 May 1979
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mickaël Landreau and Urijah Faber.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Reunited by Peaches & Herb.
In UK Bright Eyes by Art Garfunkel was in the top 5 hits.
Manhattan, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Matarese Circle by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cities.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Adventure or Invasion Orion.
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Which were the important events of 14 May 1979 ?
- St. Carthach the Younger
- DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
- Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Paraguay - Flag Day.
- St. Maria Dominic Mazzarello
- St. Just
- St. Engelmer
- St. Vincent of Lerins
- St. Victor and Corona
- St. Boniface of Tarsus
- St. Michael Garicoits
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: St. Matthias (Apostle)
- St. Engelmund
- Mickaël Landreau: French football/soccer goalkeeper, who has 11 caps for the French national team.
- Urijah Faber: MMA Fighter.
- Jim Howick: TV Actor.
- Bleona Qereti: World Music Singer.
- Dan Auerbach: Guitarist.
- Edwige Lawson-Wade: French basketball player
- Clinton Morrison: English-born Irish footballer
- Carlos Tenorio: Ecuadorian footballer
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