Wednesday 7 February 1979
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Cerina Vincent and Yuriy Krivtsov.
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 War and Remembrance by Herman Wouk 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 The Datestones of Ryn or Monaco GP.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Blessed Eugenia Smet (d.1871)
- Independence Day in Grenada (1974).
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mulk (Dominion) - First day of the 18th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Sapporo Snow Festival in Sapporo, Japan (2005).
- Saints Paul Miki and his 25 companians (d. Nagasaki, 1597)
- Cerina Vincent: Miss Nevada Teen-USA (1996).
- Yuriy Krivtsov
- Tawakel Karman
- Tawakkol Karman: Yemeni journalist and activist and Nobel Prize laureate.
- Jon Leicester: American baseball player.
- Supertrain, TV Anthology, Superbomb of 1979, debuts on NBC
- Faoud Bacchus scores 250 for West Indies versus India at Kanpur.
- Pink Floyd premiere their live version of "The Wall" in Los Angeles, California.
- Toronto Maple Leafs' Darryl Sittler scores NHL record ten points (6 goals).
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