Monday September 08, 1980
US date format: 9/8/1980, UK date format: 8/9/1980
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 8, 1980). 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 Neferteri Shepherd and Slim Thug.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Upside Down by Diana Ross.
In UK Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie was in the top 5 hits.
Stardust Memories, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Craig Claiborne'S Gourmet Diet by Craig Claiborne with Pierre Franey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Big City Comedy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Castle or Moon Cresta.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 08, 1980?
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 08, 1980?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- George Benson - Give Me The Night
- Diana Ross - Upside Down
- Teddy Pendergrass - Can't We Try
- The O'Jays - Girl,don't Let It Get You Down
- Kurtis Blow - The Breaks (Part 1)
- Tom Browne - Funkin' For Jamaica (N.Y.)
- Michael Henderson - Wide Receiver (Part I)
- Dynasty - I've Just Begun To Love You
- Cameo - Shake Your Pants
- Maze - Southern Girl
Sport Games on September 08, 1980
- Dallas Cowboys - Washington Redskins : 17 - 3
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