Saturday 25 November 1978
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lauren Hewitt and Laurie Miller.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to MacArthur Park by Donna Summer.
In UK Rat Trap by The Boomtown Rats was in the top 5 hits.
Same Time, Next Year, directed by Robert Mulligan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while War And Remembrance by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jim Knopf und die wilde 13.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Astro Battle or Dynasty (video game).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 November 1978 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Catherine of Alexandria; Moses?
- Bosnia and Herzegovina: National Day (1943)
- Surinam - Independence Day (from the Netherlands, 1975)
- International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
- Lauren Hewitt: Australian 100m / 200m runner (1996 Olympics).
- Laurie Miller: Miss Alaska Teen USA (1997).
- Ringo Shiina: Japanese musician.
- Taís Araújo: Brazilian actress of soap operas.
- Ringo Sheena: Japanese singer-songwriter and producer (Tokyo Jihen).
- Elaine Esposito: American coma victim (Born 1934).
- American Airlines DC-10 crashes on takeoff from Chicago, kills 275.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Donna Summer - MacArthur Park
- Foreigner - Double Vision
- Ambrosia - How Much I Feel
- Barbra & Neil - You Don't Bring Me Flowers
- Anne Murray - You Needed Me
- Chic - Le Freak
- Gino Vannelli - I Just Wanna Stop
- Alicia Bridges - I Love The Nightlife (Disco Round)
- Al Stewart - Time Passages
- Captain and Tennille - You Never Done It Like That
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