Sunday 3 June 1979
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Luis López and Christian Malcolm.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Hot Stuff by Donna Summer.
In UK Sunday Girl by Blondie was in the top 5 hits.
The Game of Death, directed by Robert Clouse, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Matarese Circle by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Trek-80 or Armor Battle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 June 1979 ?
- Kevin Bokelmann - St Kevin's Day.
- Feast day of St Charles Lwanga and Companions, Martyrs of Uganda.
- Roman Empire - Festival to Bellona.
Famous Birthdays:03 June
- Arno Schmidt: German writer, biographer, essayist, translator of literary works from English.
- Madwoman of Central Park West opens on Broadway
- 33rd Tony Awards: Elephant Man and Sweeny Todd win
- Ex-President Idi Amin of Uganda flees to Libya
- Ixtoc I rig in Gulf of Mexico blows; 3 million bbl of oil spilled
- Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Golden Lights Golf Championship
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Donna Summer - Hot Stuff
- Peaches & Herb - Reunited
- Bee Gees - Love You Inside Out
- Sister Sledge - We Are Family
- Wings - Goodnight Tonight
- Randy Vanwarmer - Just When I Needed You Most
- Jacksons - Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)
- Village People - In The Navy
- Supertramp - The Logical Song
- England Dan and John Ford Coley - Love Is The Answer
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