Wednesday 14 November 1979
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mavie Horbiger and Olga Kurylenko.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Still by Commodores.
In UK When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook was in the top 5 hits.
Die Spinnen, 2. Teil - Das Brillantenschiff, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Establishment by Howard Fast was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Enchanted Castle.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Auto Racing or Galaxy Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- India - Birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru: Children's Day
- United States - National Children's Book Week begins
- Roman festivals - Equorum Probatio
- Mavie Horbiger: German actress.
- Olga Kurylenko: Ukrainian model and actress.
- Rallia Christidou: Greek singer-songwriter and producer.
- Carl Hayman: New Zealand rugby player.
- Mavie Hörbiger: German-Austrian actress.
- Iran hostage crisis: US President Jimmy Carter issues Executive order 12170, freezing all Iranian assets in the United States in response to the hostage crisis.
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