Friday 3 October 1980
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Danny O'Donoghue and Anquan Boldin.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Another One Bites The Dust by Queen.
In UK Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie was in the top 5 hits.
Oh, God! Book II, directed by Gilbert Cates, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Firestarter by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Home Sweet Home.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Stratovox or Warlords.
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Which were the important events of 3 October 1980 ?
- Danny O'Donoghue: Irish singer (The Script).
- Anquan Boldin: American football player (Baltimore Ravens).
- Sheldon Brookbank: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Lindsey Kelk: English journalist and author.
- Héctor Reynoso: Mexican footballer.
- Ivan Turina: Croatian footballer (d. 2013)
- 4 dies in attack on synagogue in Paris
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Air Supply - All Out Of Love
- Diana Ross - Upside Down
- George Benson - Give Me The Night
- Eddie Rabbitt - Drivin' My Life Away
- Paul Simon - Late In The Evening
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Kenny Loggins - I'm Alright
- Johnny Lee - Lookin' For Love
- Olivia Newton-John - Xanadu
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