Sunday 21 January 1979
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kelly Gaudet and Byung-Hyun Kim.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Le Freak by Chic.
In UK YMCA by The Village People was in the top 5 hits.
while Chesapeake by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Osma ofanziva.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 4-Player Bowling Alley or Temple of Apshai.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1979 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Kelly Gaudet: Miss Florida Teen-USA (1996).
- Byung-Hyun Kim: Korean baseball player.
- Elodie Navarre: French-Austrian actress.
- Brian O'Driscoll: Irish rugby union footballer.
- Byung-hyun Kim: South Korean baseball player.
- Spider Loc: American rapper, member of G-Unit
- Neptune becomes outermost planet (Pluto moves closer)
- Price of gold increases to record $875 troy oz
- Super Bowl XIII: Pittsburgh Steelers beat Dallas Cowboys, 35-31 in Miami, Florida; Most Valuable Player: Terry Bradshaw, quarterback.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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