Saturday 22 July 1978
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Heather Noelle Jones and A J Cook.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb.
In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
The Driver, directed by Walter Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Scruples by Judith Krantz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Spearhead.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brain Games or Slot Racers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 July 1978 ?
- Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
- Pi Approximation Day
- St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
- St. Mineve
- St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
- St. Dabius/Davius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Mary Magdalene
- Ratcatcher's Day. See:The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
- Heather Noelle Jones: Miss Oregon Teen USA (1996).
- A J Cook: Canadian actress.
- AJ Cook: TV Actress.
- A Cook: Canadian actress.
- Martyn Lee: English radio host and producer.
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