Sunday 22 April 1979
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Zoltan Gera and Daniel Johns.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Knock On Wood by Amii Stewart.
In UK Bright Eyes by Art Garfunkel was in the top 5 hits.
Manhattan, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Good As Gold by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Turtle's Progress.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Heiankyo Alien or Super Invader.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 April 1979 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
Famous Birthdays:22 April
- Mick Jaggar and Keith Richards give a benefit concert in Canada
- Jane Blalock wins LPGA Florida Lady Citrus Golf Tournament.
- The Albert Einstein Memorial is unveiled at The National Academy of Sciences in Washington, DC.
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