Thursday 9 October 1980
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ibrahim Fazeel and Henrik Zetterberg.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Another One Bites The Dust by Queen.
In UK Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie was in the top 5 hits.
Somewhere in Time, directed by Jeannot Szwarc, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Random Winds by Belva Plain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ekkusu bonbâ.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crazy Balloon or Midway Campaign.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 October 1980 ?
Famous Birthdays:09 October
- 1st consumer use of home banking by computer (Knoxville Tn)
- Nobel prize for literature awarded to Czeslaw Milosz
- First consumer use of home banking by computer, in Knoxville, Tennessee.
- Princess Caroline of Monaco divorces Philippe Junot.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Diana Ross - Upside Down
- Air Supply - All Out Of Love
- Eddie Rabbitt - Drivin' My Life Away
- Paul Simon - Late In The Evening
- Kenny Loggins - I'm Alright
- Olivia Newton-John - Xanadu
- The Doobie Brothers - Real Love
- George Benson - Give Me The Night
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