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Monday 1 September 1980

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Lætitia Dosch and Lara Pulver. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Upside Down by Diana Ross. In UK Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie was in the top 5 hits. Ordinary People, directed by Robert Redford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980 while China Men by Maxine Hong Kingston was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Magyar népmesék. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Targ or Space Firebird.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Ordinary People

Directed by: Robert Redford

Starring: Donald Sutherland, Mary Tyler Moore, Judd Hirsch, Timothy Hutton

Country: United States

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The Club

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

Starring: Jack Thompson, Graham Kennedy, Frank Wilson, Harold Hopkins

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Cheaper to Keep Her

Directed by: Ken Annakin

Starring: Mac Davis, Tovah Feldshuh, Bruce Flanders, Steven M. Gagnon

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The Unseen

Directed by: Danny Steinmann

Starring: Stephen Furst, Barbara Bach, Sydney Lassick, Lelia Goldoni

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Phobia

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Paul Michael Glaser, Susan Hogan, John Colicos, David Bolt

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Magyar népmesék

Starring: Gyula Szabó

Country: Hungary

Chin wong chi wong

Starring: Ga Yee Chan, Hing Yue Chang, Wong Chun, Ping Do

Country: Hong Kong

Yes You Can

Starring: Tammy Bourne, Trevor Bruneau, Patrick Ford, Kevin Gillis

Country: Canada

Matinee at the Bijou

The All-Night Show

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 September 1980 ?

Holidays:
  • Start of the season when oysters are fit to eat (when month names contain an "R")
  • Uzbekistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
  • In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the new liturgical year begins on September 1. Also see September 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
  • Church of England - Saint Giles
  • Cameroon - Jour d'Union Nationale Camerounaise
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Dutch embassy in Israel moves from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv
  • Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic
  • Major General Chun Doo-hwan becomes president of South Korea, following the resignation of Choi Kyu-hah.
  • Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope ends in Thunder Bay, Ontario.

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

China Men

By: Maxine Hong Kingston

The author chronicles the lives of three generations of Chinese men in America, woven from memory, myth and fact. Here's a storyteller's tale of what they endured in a strange new

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The Real War

By: Richard Nixon

The Real War

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Green Monday

By: Michael M. Thomas

Not only an inside, in depth look at the way money moves but a real education for ordinary people that could never imagine the intrigue, deceit and manipulations movers in the

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The Third Wave

By: Alvin Toffler

The Third Wave makes startling sense of the violent changes now battering our world. Its sweeping synthesis casts fresh light on our new forms of marriage and family, on today's dramatic changes

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Carnival

Platform: Arcade, Atari 2600, ColecoVision, Intellivision, Atari 8-bit

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Sega Gremlin Industries

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Mission Asteroid

Platform: Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64

Genre: Adventure

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Targ

Platform: Arcade, Commodore 64

Genre: Vehicular combat

Publisher: Exidy

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Space Firebird

Space Firebird

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Action

Publisher: JP Nintendo; NA Sega-Gremlin

Balloon Bomber

Balloon Bomber

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: Taito

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The Odessa File

Studio: Columbia

Format: VHS and Betamax release

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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Studio: Disney

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The Apple Dumpling Gang

Studio: Disney

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Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Studio: Disney

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The North Avenue Irregulars

Studio: Disney

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