What the sky looked like on December 09, 1980
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 12/9/1980, UK date format: 9/12/1980
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 9, 1980). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Simon Helberg and Ryder Hesjedal.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Lady by Kenny Rogers.
In UK There's No One Quite Like Grandma by St Winifred's School Choir was in the top 5 hits.
Altered States, directed by Ken Russell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while American Dreams by Studs Terkel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Number 96.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spectar or Voodoo Castle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 09, 1980?
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 09, 1980?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?