Tuesday November 06, 1979
US date format: 11/6/1979, UK date format: 6/11/1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 6, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Lamar Odom and Adam LaRoche.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Heartache Tonight by Eagles.
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 Old Patagonian Express by Paul Theroux was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Anna.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Trek-80 or Warrior.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 06, 1979?
- Ayatolla Khomeini takes over in Iran
- At Montevideo, Uruguay, the International Olympic Committee adopts a resolution, whereby Taiwan Olympic and sports teams will participate with the name Chinese Taipei in future Olympics Games and international sports tournaments and championships.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 06, 1979?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kool & The Gang - Ladies Night
- Commodores - Still
- Funkadelic - (Not Just) Knee Deep - Part 1
- Smokey Robinson - Cruisin'
- Prince - I Wanna Be Your Lover
- Rufus And Chaka Khan - Do You Love What You Feel
- Nature's Divine - I Just Can't Control Myself
- Herb Alpert - Rise
- Michael Jackson - Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough
- David Ruffin - Break My Heart
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 06If November 06, 1979 is your birthday you're 40 years, 10 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 4 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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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 06, 1979?
On November 06, 1979 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is November 06, 1979?
On November 06, 1979 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 06, 1979?
On November 06, 1979 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 06, 1979?
On November 06, 1979 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 06, 1979?
On November 06, 1979 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 06, 1979?
On November 06, 1979 several famous people were born including, Lamar Odom, Adam LaRoche, Myolie Wu.
What was the number one song in November 06, 1979?
The number one song in the week of November 06, 1979 was Heartache Tonight by Eagles in US and When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook in UK.
What were the top hits on November 06, 1979?
The top hits on November 06, 1979 were Heartache Tonight by Eagles, Dim All The Lights by Donna Summer, Still by Commodores in US and When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook, One Day At A Time by Lena Martell, Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen in UK.