Friday 27 April 1979
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Heart Of Glass by Blondie.
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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 April 1979 ?
- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Vladimir Kozlov: Wrestler.
- Pierre-Charles Peuf: French athlete, a pole vaulter who won the French 2005 championships in Angers, crossing the bar at 5.60m.
- Will Boyd: American bass player (Evanescence American Princes and The Visitors).
- Natasha Chokljat: Australian netball player.
- George Harrison releases Love Comes to Everyone
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?