Thursday 21 June 1979
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Chris Pratt and Kostas Katsouranis.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Hot Stuff by Donna Summer.
In UK Sunday Girl by Blondie was in the top 5 hits.
The Muppet Movie, directed by James Frawley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Matarese Circle by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Patrol Boat.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beam Invader or Star Trek: Phaser Strike.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 June 1979 ?
- Chris Pratt: American actor.
- Kostas Katsouranis: Greek footballer.
- Robert Sidoli: Welsh rugby player.
- Sri Lanka beat Canada by 60 runs to win the 1st ICC Trophy
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Donna Summer - Hot Stuff
- Sister Sledge - We Are Family
- Anita Ward - Ring My Bell
- Randy Vanwarmer - Just When I Needed You Most
- Donna Summer - Bad Girls
- Supertramp - The Logical Song
- Rickie Lee Jones - Chuck E.'s In Love
- Kenny Rogers - She Believes In Me
- Earth, Wind and Fire - Boogie Wonderland
- Rex Smith - You Take My Breath Away
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