Saturday 8 November 1980
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tom Gabel and Luis Fabiano.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Woman In Love by Barbra Streisand.
In UK Don't Stand So Close To Me by The Police was in the top 5 hits.
Raging Bull, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while The Covenant by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Le temps d'une paix.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Wizard and the Princess or Space Zap.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 November 1980 ?
- Tom Gabel: American punk rock musician (Against Me!).
- Luis Fabiano: Brazilian footballer.
- Ana Vidovic: classical guitarist.
- Luís Fabiano: Brazilian footballer.
- Laura Grace: American singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (Against Me!).
- In Gorda Plate, a magnitude 7.2 earthquake occurs. Most of the damage occurred east of Fields Landing, where two sections of an overpass on U.S. Highway 101 collapsed onto the railroad tracks below.
- Voyager 1 space probe discovers 15th moon of Saturn.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Kenny Rogers - Lady
- Pointer Sisters - He's So Shy
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Donna Summer - The Wanderer
- Diana Ross - I'm Coming Out
- Stephanie Mills - Never Knew Love Like This Before
- Stevie Wonder - Master Blaster (Jammin')
- The Doobie Brothers - Real Love
- Diana Ross - Upside Down
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