What the sky looked like on April 02, 1979
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 4/2/1979, UK date format: 2/4/1979
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 2, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Salim Kechiouche and Lindy Booth.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor.
In UK Bright Eyes by Art Garfunkel was in the top 5 hits.
Mad Max, directed by George Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Stories Of John Cheever by John Cheever was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Love Thy Neighbour in Australia.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cosmic Guerilla or Alien Attack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 02, 1979?
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 02, 1979?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?