Thursday 14 September 1978
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Boogie Oogie Oogie by Taste Of Honey, A.
In UK Three Times A Lady by The Commodores was in the top 5 hits.
Up in Smoke, directed by Lou Adler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 September 1978 ?
- Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
- Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
- Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
- In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.
- Olga Gromyko: Belorussian writer of humorous science fiction and fantasy, published since 2003.
- Ben Cohen: British sportsman, an England rugby union player and activist.
- Carmen Kass: Estonian model and actress.
- Silvia Navarro: Mexican actress.
- Danielle Peck: American singer-songwriter.
- Portugal government of Da Costa falls
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Exile - Kiss You All Over
- Taste Of Honey, A - Boogie Oogie Oogie
- Commodores - Three Times A Lady
- Olivia Newton-John - Hopelessly Devoted To You
- Foreigner - Hot Blooded
- Boston - Don't Look Back
- John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John - Summer Nights
- Andy Gibb - An Everlasting Love
- Evelyn Champagne King - Shame
- Earth, Wind and Fire - Got To Get You Into My Life
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