Thursday 9 March 1978
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include MickDeth and Lucas Neill.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to (Love Is) Thicker Than Water by Andy Gibb.
In UK Wuthering Heights by Kate Bush was in the top 5 hits.
Coming Home, directed by Hal Ashby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Het is weer zo laat!.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Sargon or Race - Spin-out - Cryptogram (Europe) Speedway / Spin-out / Cryptologic (US).
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Which were the important events of 9 March 1978 ?
- Saint Frances of Rome.
- Belize - Baron Bliss Day.
- Saint Gregory of Nyssa
- MickDeth : American bass player (Eighteen Visions Bleeding Through and Clear) (d. 2013).
- Lucas Neill: Australian footballer.
- Ice Dance Championship at Ottawa Canada won by Linichuk and Karponosov
- Ice Pairs Championship at Ottawa won by Rodnina andZaitsev (URS)
- Ladies Figure Skating Champions in Ottawa won by Anett Potzsch (GDR)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Andy Gibb - (Love Is) Thicker Than Water
- Bee Gees - Night Fever
- Dan Hill - Sometimes When We Touch
- Samantha Sang - Emotion
- Eric Clapton - Lay Down Sally
- Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive
- Chic - Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah)
- Paul Davis - I Go Crazy
- Billy Joel - Just The Way You Are
- Barry Manilow - Can't Smile Without You
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