Monday 21 April 1980
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Call Me by Blondie.
In UK Working My Way Back To You / Forgive Me Girl by The Detroit Spinners was in the top 5 hits.
Where the Buffalo Roam, directed by Art Linson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 21 April 1980!
Which were the important events of 21 April 1980 ?
- Rome - city birthday.
- Saint Wolbodo
- Saint Konrad von Parzham
- Saint Anastasius I
- Saint Anselm, Archbishop of Canterbury
- Texas-San Jacinto Day
- Grounation Day in Rastafari movement.
- Sunni Islam - Mawlid, Prophet Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Roman Empire - the Parilia was held in honor of Pales.
- Bah�'f Faith - First day of the festival of Ridv�n.
- Tiradentes - Brazil.
- Jeff Keppinger: American baseball player.
- Hiro Shimono: Japanese voice actor.
- Vincent Lecavalier: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Tony Romo: American football player.
- Tom Franco: Family Member.
- Aleksandr Oparin: Russian biochemist (Born 1894).
- Howard Stern begins broadcasting on WWWW Detroit, Michigan
- 84th Boston Marathon won by Bill Rodgers of Massachusetts in 2:12:11.
- Rosie Ruiz wins the Boston Marathon, but is later exposed as a fraud and stripped of her award.
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Blondie - Call Me
- Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall (Part II)
- Christopher Cross - Ride Like The Wind
- Air Supply - Lost In Love
- Billy Preston - With You I'm Born Again
- Dr. Hook - Sexy Eyes
- Ray, Goodman & Brown - Special Lady
- Bob Seger - Fire Lake
- Billy Joel - You May Be Right
- Eagles - I Can't Tell You Why
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 21 April 1980 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?