Monday 29 May 1978
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Sebastien Grosjean and Sébastien Grosjean.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Too Much, Too Little, Too Late by Johnny Mathis.
In UK Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Ring by Boney M was in the top 5 hits.
Damien: Omen II, directed by Don Taylor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Bloodline by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Revolver.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Atari Football or Casino.
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Which were the important events of 29 May 1978 ?
- Nigeria: Democracy Day.
- Saint Theodosia
- Bah�'f Faith: Ascension of Bah�'u'llah.
- United Kingdom: Oak Apple Day.
- Venezuela: Tree Day.
- Saint Erwin
- Saint Maximinus of Trier
- Argentina: Army Day.
- Blessed Adhemar
- Sebastien Grosjean: French tennis player.
- Sébastien Grosjean: French tennis player (professional 1996 - 2010), who was ranked N°4 on the ATP World Tour.
- Sean Jones: Trumpet Player.
- Pelle Almqvist: Swedish musician (The Hives).
- Lorenzo Odone: American Adrenoleukodystrophy patient (d. 2008).
- Adam Rickitt: English actor and singer (5th Story)
- 1st class postage now 15 cents (13 cents for 3 years)
- Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Golden Lights Golf Championship.
- Ali Soilih is found dead in the Comoros, allegedly shot when trying to escape.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Johnny Mathis - Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
- John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John - You're The One That I Want
- Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing
- Wings - With A Little Luck
- Chuck Mangione - Feels So Good
- Roberta Flack - The Closer I Get To You
- Atlanta Rhythm Section - Imaginary Lover
- George Benson - On Broadway
- ABBA - Take A Chance On Me
- Player - This Time I'm In It For Love
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