Saturday November 03, 1979
US date format: 11/3/1979, UK date format: 3/11/1979
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 3, 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 Pablo Aimar and Tim McIlrath.
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 Bomb Bee or Radar Scope.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 03, 1979?
- St. Pirmin
- Japan - Culture Day (post 1946), Emperors Birthday (pre 1946)
- St. Winifred
- Also see November 3 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- 5 mortally wounded during anti-Ku Klux Klan demonstration in North Carolina
- 63 Americans taken hostage at US Embassy (Teheran, Iran)
- Amy Alcott wins LPGA Mizuno Japan Golf Classic
- Marocco offensive against Polisario
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 03, 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 03If November 03, 1979 is your birthday you're 40 years, 9 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months.
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?