Tuesday 19 September 1978
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michelle Alves and Jorge Lopez Montana.
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.
Paradise Alley, directed by Sylvester Stallone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
On TV people were watching Sedam plus sedam.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dynasty (video game) or MUD1.
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Which were the important events of 19 September 1978 ?
- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
- Chile - Armed Forces Day
- Church of England - Theodore of Tarsus
- Also see September 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Januarius
- In ancient Greece, the sixth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the procession to Eleusis began at the Kerameikos in Athens.
- Michelle Alves: Brazilian supermodel.
- Jorge Lopez Montana: Spanish footballer.
- Vanessa Gusmeroli: French figure skater.
- Ramin Karimloo: Stage Actor.
- Amil : American rapper producer and actress.
- Nick Johnson: American baseball player
- Jorge Montaña: Spanish footballer
- Nigel Mitchell: English radio and television host
- Waylon Reavis: American singer-songwriter (Mushroomhead)
- The Solomon Islands join the United Nations.
- Police in the West Midlands of England launch a massive murder hunt, when 13-year-old newspaper boy Carl Bridgewater is shot dead after disturbing a burglary.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Taste Of Honey, A - Boogie Oogie Oogie
- Exile - Kiss You All Over
- Olivia Newton-John - Hopelessly Devoted To You
- Commodores - Three Times A Lady
- Andy Gibb - An Everlasting Love
- John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John - Summer Nights
- Boston - Don't Look Back
- Foreigner - Hot Blooded
- Nick Gilder - Hot Child In The City
- Little River Band - Reminiscing
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