Tuesday 19 February 1980
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen.
In UK Too Much Too Young (The Special AKA Live! EP) by The Specials was in the top 5 hits.
Mad Max, directed by George Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Princess Daisy by Judith Krantz was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 February 1980 ?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Pisces
- Astrology: Can also be last day of sun sign Aquarius depending on the time of birth and the astrologer's viewpoint.
- Chaoflux (Discordianism)
- Dwight Freeney: American football player.
- Spyridon Gianniotis: Greek swimmer.
- Ma Lin: Chinese table tennis player.
- Neleh Dennis: American reality show contestant.
- Steevy Boulay: French radio and television journalist and actor who became known by participating in the first reality TV show in France, "Loft Story" (2001).
- Bon Scott: Scottish musician, original lead singer with the heavy metal group "AC/DC.
- Eric Heiden skates Olympics record 1000 metre in 1:15.18.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Queen - Crazy Little Thing Called Love
- Michael Jackson - Rock With You
- Captain and Tennille - Do That To Me One More Time
- Teri DeSario - Yes, I'm Ready
- Dan Fogelberg - Longer
- Kenny Rogers - Coward Of The County
- Andy Gibb - Desire
- Smokey Robinson - Cruisin'
- Donna Summer - On The Radio
- Fleetwood Mac - Sara
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