Tuesday 30 September 1980
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Another One Bites The Dust by Queen.
In UK Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie was in the top 5 hits.
Oh, God! Book II, directed by Gilbert Cates, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Firestarter by Stephen King 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 30 September 1980 ?
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Agricultural Reform (Nationalization) Day
- September 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Translation Day
- Botswana - Independence Day (1966)
- RC Saints - Saint Jerome
- French Republican Calendar - Panais (Parsnip) Day, ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Simon Little: English bass player (The Divine Comedy).
- Shelley Olds: American cyclist.
- Milagros Sequera: Venezuelan tennis player.
- Martina Hingis: Kosice, Slovakia -- Tennis star (1997 Aust / US / Wimb).
- Camilla D'Errico: Canadian comic book artist and painter.
- Digital Equipment Corporation, Intel and Xerox introduce the DIX standard for Ethernet, which is the first implementation outside of Xerox, and the first to support 10 Mbit/s speeds.
- Iran rejects a truce call from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein.
- 1,754 turn out to see the Philadelphia Phillies play the New York Mets at Shea Stadium.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Upside Down
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Air Supply - All Out Of Love
- George Benson - Give Me The Night
- Eddie Rabbitt - Drivin' My Life Away
- Johnny Lee - Lookin' For Love
- Paul Simon - Late In The Evening
- Kenny Loggins - I'm Alright
- Olivia Newton-John - Xanadu
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