Tuesday 30 January 1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Le Freak by Chic.
In UK YMCA by The Village People was in the top 5 hits.
The Great Train Robbery, directed by Michael Crichton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Chesapeake by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 30 January 1979 ?
- Karen Smith: Australian field hockey midfielder / halfback (1996 Olympics).
- Diva Zappa: daughter of Frank Zappa.
- Trevor Gillies: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Jaak Urmet: Estonian author and poet.
- Rhodesia agrees to new constitution.
- Varig 707-323C freighter, flown by the same commander as Flight 820, disappears over the Pacific Ocean 30 minutes after taking off from Tokyo.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?