Tuesday 7 August 1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Dominique Fidanza and Faruq Tauheed.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Bad Girls by Donna Summer.
In UK I Don't Like Mondays by The Boomtown Rats was in the top 5 hits.
More American Graffiti, directed by B.W.L. Norton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while The Vicar Of Christ by Walter F. Murphy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Prisoner: Cell Block H.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Monaco GP or Football.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Dominique Fidanza
- Faruq Tauheed
- Eric Johnson (actor)
- Nicole Tubiola: American actress.
- Birgit Zotz: Austrian anthropologist and author.
- Several tornadoes struck the city of Woodstock, Ontario, Canada and the surrounding communities.
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