Sunday November 05, 1978
US date format: 11/5/1978, UK date format: 5/11/1978
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see zodiac on November 5, 1978). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Bubba Watson and Xavier Tondo.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to You Needed Me by Anne Murray.
In UK Rat Trap by The Boomtown Rats was in the top 5 hits.
Magic, directed by Richard Attenborough, 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 Cosmic Conflict or Canyon Bomber.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 05, 1978?
- R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
- St. Laetus
- Pope Zachary
- St. Sylvia
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- Khomeini followers attack British embassy / El Al office in Iran
- Iranian Prime Minister Jaafar Sharif-Emami resigns to Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi.
- Rioters sack the British Embassy in Tehran.
- Indira Gandhi is re-elected to the Indian parliament.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 05, 1978?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on November 05, 1978
- Cincinnati Bengals - San Diego Chargers : 13 - 22
- Cleveland Browns - Houston Oilers : 10 - 14
- Dallas Cowboys - Miami Dolphins : 16 - 23
- Detroit Lions - Minnesota Vikings : 7 - 17
- Green Bay Packers - Philadelphia Eagles : 3 - 10
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 05, 1978?
On November 05, 1978 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is November 05, 1978?
On November 05, 1978 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 05, 1978?
On November 05, 1978 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 05, 1978?
On November 05, 1978 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on November 05, 1978?
On November 05, 1978 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 05, 1978?
On November 05, 1978 several famous people were born including, Bubba Watson, Xavier Tondo.
What was the number one song in November 05, 1978?
The number one song in the week of November 05, 1978 was You Needed Me by Anne Murray in US and Rat Trap by The Boomtown Rats in UK.
What were the top hits on November 05, 1978?
The top hits on November 05, 1978 were You Needed Me by Anne Murray, MacArthur Park by Donna Summer, Reminiscing by Little River Band in US and Rat Trap by The Boomtown Rats, Summer Nights by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John, Hopelessly Devoted To You by Olivia Newton-John in UK.