Monday 31 July 1978
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Miss You by The Rolling Stones.
In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
Piranha, directed by Joe Dante, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Chesapeake by James A. Michener 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 31 July 1978 ?
- St. John Columbini
- Republic of the Congo - Upswing of the Revolution
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint Ignatius of Loyola (founder of the Jesuits)
- St. Conrode (son of Leo and Kurt / El Gauchito Gil's former wife)
- St. Helen of Skofde
- La Hae Hawai?i - Hawaiian Flag Day
- Will Champion: English musician (Coldplay).
- Tui Sutherland: Children's Author.
- Zac Brown: Country Singer.
- Zeta Makripoulia: Greek model actress and fashion designer.
- Nick Sorensen: American football player and sportscaster.
- Justin Wilson: English race car driver (d. 2015)
- Gunman shoots his way into Iraqi Embassy in Paris
- Pete Rose ties NL record hitting streak at 44
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1978 ?
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