Friday 22 September 1978
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Daniella Alonso and Ashley Gold.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Boogie Oogie Oogie by Taste Of Honey, A.
In UK Three Times A Lady by The Commodores was in the top 5 hits.
Death on the Nile, directed by John Guillermin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
On TV people were watching Sedam plus sedam.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3-D Docking Mission or Air-Sea War - Battle (Europe) Armored Encounter! / Subchase! (US).
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Which were the important events of 22 September 1978 ?
- Saint Emmeramus
- Saint Florentius
- In ancient Latvia, the first day of Mikeli, the Catching of Jumis.
- In ancient Greece, the ninth and final day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates made offerings to the dead.
- Saint Jonas
- RC Saints - It has been or still is the feast day of the following saints: Saints Digna & Emerita
- In Europe and in cities throughout the world, Car Free Day.
- Mali - Independence Day (from France, 1960)
- Bulgaria - Independence Day 1908
- French Republican Calendar - Raisin (Grape) Day, first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Saint Thomas of Villanueva
- Saint Sanctinus
- Saint Salaberga
- Saint Phocas
- Saint Maurice
- Saint Lolanus
- Saint Lioba
- Saint Lauto
- Autumnal equinox in the Northern hemisphere, Vernal equinox in the Southern hemisphere 1996, 2000, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2012 (by UT).
- Daniella Alonso: TV Actress.
- Ashley Gold: Reality Star.
- Ed Joyce: Irish-English cricketer.
- Harry Kewell: Australian footballer and coach.
- Lina Carstens: Actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85.
- Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin returns home after Camp David summit.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Taste Of Honey, A - Boogie Oogie Oogie
- Exile - Kiss You All Over
- Olivia Newton-John - Hopelessly Devoted To You
- Commodores - Three Times A Lady
- Andy Gibb - An Everlasting Love
- John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John - Summer Nights
- Boston - Don't Look Back
- Foreigner - Hot Blooded
- Nick Gilder - Hot Child In The City
- Little River Band - Reminiscing
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