Thursday 1 June 1978
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on June 1, 1978). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Hasna Benhassi and Karen Kwan.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Too Much, Too Little, Too Late by Johnny Mathis.
In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
The Driver, directed by Walter Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while The Amityville Horror by Jay Anson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Heiter bis wolkig.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Clowns or Basketball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 June 1978
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 1 June 1978 ?
- Samoa - Independence Day 1962.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Carna.
- Children's Day in some countries.
- Commemoration of Justin Martyr (Anglican).
- Kenya Madaraka Day 1963.
- Tunisia - Constitution Day / Victory Day 1959.
- The Ascension in Eastern Christianity.
- Nirvana of Buddhists.
- Hasna Benhassi: Moroccan runner.
- Karen Kwan: Torrance, California -- Figure skater (1995 Pac Coast Sr Champ).
- Davy Sardou
- Jade Parfitt
- Pierre Deladonchamps: French actor, he won a Cesar for best promising actor in 2014.
- Matthew Hittinger: American poet and author.
- Antonietta Di Martino: Italian high jumper.
- Charles Neal: YouTube Star.
- Robert Rinder: Judge.
- Robin Wasserman: Novelist.
- High Council destroys judgment against war criminal Pieter Menten
- The first international applications under the Patent Cooperation Treaty are filed.
- The 1978 FIFA World Cup starts in Argentina.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Too Much, Too Little, Too Late - Johnny Mathis
- You're The One That I Want - John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John
- Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing
- With A Little Luck - Wings
- 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
Top #10 R&B songs
- The O'Jays - Use Ta Be My Girl
- The Isley Brothers - Take Me To The Next Phase
- The Grooveline - Heatwave
- Rufus/Chaka Khan - Stay
- Too Much, Too Little, Too Late - Johnny Mathis/Deniece Williams
- George Benson - On Broadway
- George Duke - Dukey Stick (Part One)
- Jimmy "Bo" Horne - Dance Across The Floor
- Daylight And Darkness - Smokey Robinson
- Dance With Me - Peter Brown With Betty Wright
Top #5 songs in the UK
- You're The One That I Want - John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
- Boney M - Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Ring
- Darts - The Boy From New York City
- The Smurf Song - Father Abraham & The Smurfs
- The Rolling Stones - Miss You
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?