Saturday 6 September 1980
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kerry Katona and Jillian Hall.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Upside Down by Diana Ross.
In UK The Winner Takes It All by Abba was in the top 5 hits.
Smokey and the Bandit II, directed by Hal Needham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while The Real War by Richard Nixon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mysterious World.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Golf or Warlords.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- United States - National Stillbirth Remembrance Day in 39 states
- RC Saints - a Saint Bega or Bee of Cumbria and a Sankt Mang of Fnssen
- Bulgaria - Unification Day
- Canada - Stillbirth Remembrance Day in New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario
- Pakistan - Defence Day
- Swaziland - Independence Day (from the United Kingdom, 1968)
- Also see September 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kerry Katona: Reality Star.
- Jillian Hall: American professional wrestler.
- Joseph Yobo: Nigerian footballer.
- Yuji Hamano: Japanese archer.
- Samuel Peter: Nigerian boxer.
- Emmy Creative Arts Award presentation
- 94th US Womens Tennis: Chris E L Mills beats H Mandlikova (57 61 61)
- Macalaster University of St. Paul, Minnesota beating Mount Senario 17-14
- Susan Powell (Okla), 21, crowned 53rd Miss America 1981
- College football's longest losing streak of 50 games ends for Macalaster University of Saint Paul, Minnesota beating Mount Senario 17-14.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Upside Down
- Christopher Cross - Sailing
- The Rolling Stones - Emotional Rescue
- Air Supply - All Out Of Love
- Irene Cara - Fame
- Olivia Newton-John - Magic
- George Benson - Give Me The Night
- The S.O.S. Band - Take Your Time (Do It Right) Part 1
- Paul Simon - Late In The Evening
- Johnny Lee - Lookin' For Love
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