Tuesday 6 February 1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Dan Balan and Reentko.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart.
In UK Heart Of Glass by Blondie was in the top 5 hits.
The Warriors, directed by Walter Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching You Can't Do That on Television.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Raiders or Trek-80.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 February 1979 ?
- Bob Marley Day in Rastafarianism (Jamaica and Ethiopia)
- Waitangi Day (National Holiday) in New Zealand
- Sami National Day (known as Lapps; in Finland and Scandinavia)
- Saint Amandus, Apostle of the Franks
- Saint Vedastus (+540)
- Saint Dorothea, patron saint of florists
- Saint Paul Miki
- Dan Balan: Moldovan singer (O-Zone).
- Reentko: German musician and composer.
- Dan Bălan: Moldovan singer-songwriter and producer (O-Zone).
- Alain Teister: Dutch sculptor/writer, dies at age 47.
- Supreme court of Lahore Pakistan affirms death sentence against premier Bhutto.
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