Thursday November 01, 1979
US date format: 11/1/1979, UK date format: 1/11/1979
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 1, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Seufyann Sayad and Christophe Edaleine.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Pop Muzik by M.
In UK When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook was in the top 5 hits.
The Rose, directed by Mark Rydell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while How You Can Become Financially Independent By Investing In Real Estate by Albert J. Lowry was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der Millionenbauer.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Fire or Speed Freak.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 01, 1979?
- Also see November 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Start of National Novel Writing Month
- World Vegan Day
- Mexico - The Day of the Dead
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- A L Webber musical Joseph & Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, premieres
- Bolivia military coup under General Busch, President Guevara flees
- Federal government made $1.5 billion loan to Chrysler
- Edward Bennett Williams buys the Baltimore Orioles for a reported US$12.3 million from Jerold Hoffberger.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 01, 1979?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kool & The Gang - Ladies Night
- Funkadelic - (Not Just) Knee Deep - Part 1
- Commodores - Still
- Smokey Robinson - Cruisin'
- Michael Jackson - Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough
- Herb Alpert - Rise
- Prince - I Wanna Be Your Lover
- Nature's Divine - I Just Can't Control Myself
- GQ - I Do Love You
- David Ruffin - Break My Heart
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 01If November 01, 1979 is your birthday you're 40 years, 10 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 2 days.
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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 01, 1979?
On November 01, 1979 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is November 01, 1979?
On November 01, 1979 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 01, 1979?
On November 01, 1979 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 01, 1979?
On November 01, 1979 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 01, 1979?
On November 01, 1979 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 01, 1979?
On November 01, 1979 several famous people were born including, Seufyann Sayad, Christophe Edaleine, Luís Delgado.
Which famous people died on November 01, 1979?
Famous people died on November 01, 1979 include, Mamie Eisenhower, Jacques Mesrine.
What was the number one song in November 01, 1979?
The number one song in the week of November 01, 1979 was Pop Muzik by M in US and When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook in UK.
What were the top hits on November 01, 1979?
The top hits on November 01, 1979 were Pop Muzik by M, Heartache Tonight by Eagles, Dim All The Lights by Donna Summer in US and When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook, One Day At A Time by Lena Martell, Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen in UK.