Wednesday 4 October 1978
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Phillip Glasser and Ko Soo.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Kiss You All Over by Exile.
In UK Summer Nights by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
Midnight Express, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
On TV people were watching Treasure Island.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Adventureland or Sargon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 4 October 1978 ?
- Ko Soo: South Korean television and movie actor.
- Phillip Glasser: American actor and producer.
- Kei Horie: Japanese actor director producer and screenwriter.
- Kyle Lohse: American baseball player.
- Go Soo: South Korean actor and singer.
- Funeral services held for Pope John Paul I
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Exile - Kiss You All Over
- Taste Of Honey, A - Boogie Oogie Oogie
- Nick Gilder - Hot Child In The City
- Boston - Don't Look Back
- John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John - Summer Nights
- Little River Band - Reminiscing
- Olivia Newton-John - Hopelessly Devoted To You
- John Paul Young - Love Is In The Air
- Anne Murray - You Needed Me
- Kenny Loggins - Whenever I Call You Friend
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?