Wednesday 25 October 1978
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Hot Child In The City by Nick Gilder.
In UK Summer Nights by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
The Wiz, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 October 1978 ?
- Day of the Romanian Army
- Virgin Islands - Thanksgiving Day : end of the hurricane season
- Republic of China - Taiwan Retrocession Day (1945)
- Also see October 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Feast day of Saints Crispin and Crispian; Six Welsh martyrs and companions; forty martyrs of England and Wales
- Kazakhstan - Republic Day
- Russell Anderson: Scottish footballer.
- Markus Pöyhönen: Finnish sprinter.
- Maria Takagi: Japanese porn actress and model.
- Riley Mants: Winnipeg, Manitoba -- 200m breaststroker (1996 Olympics).
- Markus Poyhonen: Finnish athlete.
- Andre Meadows: YouTube Star
- Israeli Government approves in principle, a draft compromise peace
- Padres Gaylord Perry is 1st to win Cy Young in both leagues (NL)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Exile - Kiss You All Over
- Taste Of Honey, A - Boogie Oogie Oogie
- Donna Summer - MacArthur Park
- Nick Gilder - Hot Child In The City
- Anne Murray - You Needed Me
- Foreigner - Double Vision
- Ambrosia - How Much I Feel
- Little River Band - Reminiscing
- Kenny Loggins - Whenever I Call You Friend
- John Paul Young - Love Is In The Air
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