Saturday November 3, 1979US date format: 11/3/1979, UK date format: 3/11/1979
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 3, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Pablo Aimar and Jamie Duffney.
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 The Great Shark Hunt by Hunter S. Thompson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der Millionenbauer.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beam Invader or Sundance.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 November 1979 ?
- St. Pirmin
- Japan - Culture Day (post 1946), Emperors Birthday (pre 1946)
- St. Winifred
- Also see November 3 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Vulganius
- St. Valentine & Hilary
- St. Valentinian
- St. Quaratus
- St. Martin de Porres
- St. Florus
- St. Domnus of Vienne
- St. Papulus
- St. Cristiolus
- Independence Day in Panama (1903, from Colombia), Dominica (1978, from Britain) and Federated States of Micronesia (1986, from France)
- St. Englatius
- R.C. Saints - November 3rd is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Acepsimas
- St. Germanus
- St. Guenhael
- St. Hermengaudis
- St. Hubert
- Pablo Aimar: Argentinian footballer.
- Jon M. Chu: Director.
- Jamie Duffney: Miss Minnesota Teen USA (1997).
- Tim McIlrath: American musician (Rise Against).
- Beau McDonald: Australian footballer and coach.
- 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
- Greensboro massacre: Five members of the Communist Workers Party are shot dead and seven are wounded by a group of Klansmen and neo-Nazis during a ''Death to the Klan'' rally in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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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