Monday 21 August 1978
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Grease by Frankie Valli.
In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
Piranha, directed by Joe Dante, 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 21 August 1978 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Peter Buxton: English rugby player and manager.
- Bhumika Chawla: Indian actress.
- Reuben Droughns: American football player and coach.
- Lee Gronkiewicz: American baseball player and coach.
- Alan Lee: Irish footballer and coach.
- Jason Marquis: American baseball player
- Fay Wolf: American actress singer-songwriter and pianist
- Annie Wu: Taiwanese model and actress
- Charles Eames: American designer and architect (Born 1907).
- 1st gay theme telefilm - Matlovich vs. US Air Force
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Taste Of Honey, A - Boogie Oogie Oogie
- Commodores - Three Times A Lady
- Frankie Valli - Grease
- The Rolling Stones - Miss You
- Olivia Newton-John - Hopelessly Devoted To You
- Foreigner - Hot Blooded
- Donna Summer - Last Dance
- Andy Gibb - An Everlasting Love
- Pablo Cruise - Love Will Find A Way
- Walter Egan - Magnet And Steel
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