Wednesday January 10, 1979: on this day

About January 10th, 1979, in brief:

  • Historical events: 1st brother Billy Carter makes allegedly anti-Semitic remarks
  • Day of the week: January 10th, 1979 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Goat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Hrithik Roshan, Pat Benatar
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Too Much Heaven by Bee Gees
  • #1 UK song: YMCA by The Village People
  • Popular movie: Nosferatu the Vampyre directed by Werner Herzog

More about January 10th, 1979? See below for more news and curiosities on January 10th, 1979.

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What day of the week was January 10, 1979?


January 10, 1979 was a Wednesday and it was the 10th day of the year 1979 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 10, 1979 can also be written as 1/10/1979 in the US and as 10/1/1979 in UK and Europe.

January 10, 1979 in January 1979 calendar

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January 10, 1979: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on January 10, 1979:

  • 1st brother billy carter makes allegedly anti-semitic remarks
  • Entertainer of the year awards

January 10, 1979: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 10, 1979: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 10th is Capricorn.

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 10, 1979: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Goat chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 10, 1979 is Goat and the associated element is Earth.

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January 10, 1979: What was the moon phase on that day?


Moon phase

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The moon phase on January 10, 1979 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 10, 1979 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on January 10, 1979 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 96% full, rising at 03:01 pm and setting at 05:41 am.

The previous full moon was on Dec 14, 1978 while the next full moon would come on Jan 13, 1979.

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Who was born on January 10, 1979?


Famous people born on January 10, 1979:

  • Chris Smith

    Chris smith, also known as daddy mac, is a rapper who gained fame as a member of the hip-hop duo kris kross, known for their hit song...

  • Cash Warren

    Cash warren is a film producer known for his work on movies such as fantastic four and taxi.

  • Melbourne Patel

    Known for designing scalable and efficient software systems.

  • Maximilian Brückner

    Talented actor known for his roles in film and television.

  • Henrik Tallinder

    Swedish ice hockey player.

  • Simone Cavalli

    Italian footballer.

  • Obea Moore

    American sprinter.

  • Bodo Sieber

    German rugby player and coach.

  • Chris H E Smith [Daddy Mack]

    Atlanta, georgia -- rapper kris kross-warm it up.

  • Francesca Piccinini
  • Alessandro Mori Nunes
  • Aleksej Turkin
  • İsmail Güldüren
  • Luís Eduardo Schmidt
  • Carmine Coppola
  • Geraldo dos Santos Júnior
  • Ma'ake Kemoeatu
  • Manuel De Toni

Whose famous birthday is on January 10th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 10th:

  • Hrithik Roshan
    Hrithik Roshan

    Hrithik roshan is an indian actor known for his work in bollywood films, often recognized for his dancing skills and charismatic...

  • Pat Benatar
    Pat Benatar

    Pat benatar is a rock singer known for her powerful vocals and hits like 'love is a battlefield' and 'hit me with your best shot'.

  • Rod Stewart
    Rod Stewart

    Born to scottish parents in london, british musician.

  • Sal Mineo
    Sal Mineo

    American actor.

  • Marina Hands
    Marina Hands

    French actress on stage and in film, daughter of terry hands (british director) and ludmila mikaal (actress).

  • Georges Marchal
    Georges Marchal

    French actor and member of the coma(c).

  • Gisele MacKenzie
    Gisele MacKenzie

    Canadian entertainer who was able to play the piano at two.

  • Janet Jones
    Janet Jones

    American actress.

  • Johnnie Ray
    Johnnie Ray

    American singer-songwriter from the pre-elvis era.

  • Teresa Graves
    Teresa Graves

    American singer and actress (born 1948).

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How old is someone born on January 10, 1979?


Someone born on January 10, 1979 is:

45 years 5 months old,

or 545 months and 3 days old,

or 2370 weeks and 1 day old,

or 16591 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 10, 1979?

There are 211 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday January 10th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 10, 1979?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on January 10, 1979.

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January 10, 1979: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on January 10, 1979:

  • Alessandro Frigerio
  • Ludwig Gaim

What famous deaths happened on January 10th?

Famous deaths on January 10th:

  • David Bowie
    David Bowie

    British actor and rock star with exotic looks.

  • Richard Boone
    Richard Boone

    American actor, best known for his role as paladin, the gun-fighter and cultured paladin in "have gun, will travel" (1958-1960).

  • Paul Lynde
    Paul Lynde

    American actor on stage, screen and television since 1952 when he made his broadway debut.

  • Taylor Negron
    Taylor Negron

    American actor, playwright, and painter (b. 1957).

  • Sam Jaffe
    Sam Jaffe

    American film producer and agent (d.2000).

  • Marion Hutton
    Marion Hutton

    American actress and singer (born 1919).

  • Joe Penner
    Joe Penner

    Hungarian comedian and actor (born in 1904).

  • Gabrielle Chanel

    Founder of the Chanel fashion brand and one of the most influential fashion designers of the 20th century.

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January 10, 1979: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on January 10, 1979:

  • Margaret Thatcher day in the Falkland Islands
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January 10, 1979: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 10, 1979 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week January 8th and January 14th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


January 10, 1979: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 10, 1979 was Too Much Heaven by Bee Gees, according to the music chart for the week January 8th and January 14th.

January 10, 1979: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on January 10, 1979 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 8th and January 14th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Too Much Heaven
  2. - Le Freak
  3. - My Life
  4. - You Don't Bring Me Flowers
  5. - Hold The Line

January 10, 1979: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on January 10, 1979 was YMCA by The Village People, according to the music chart for the week January 8th and January 14th.

January 10, 1979: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on January 10, 1979 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 8th and January 14th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - YMCA
  2. - Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
  3. - Lay Your Love On Me
  4. - September
  5. - A Little More Love

January 10, 1979: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on January 10, 1979 was September by Earth, Wind & Fire, according to the R&B music chart for the week January 8th and January 14th.

January 10, 1979: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on January 10, 1979 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week January 8th and January 14th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - September
  2. - Got To Be Real
  3. - Get Down
  4. - Le Freak
  5. - I'm So Into You

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January 10, 1979: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 10, 1979 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Danger UXB

Release year: 1979

Written by:

Starring: Anthony Andrews, Maurice Roëves, George Innes, Gordon Kane

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Matador

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Erik Balling

Starring: Jørgen Buckhøj, Buster Larsen, Ghita Nørby, Malene Schwartz

Country: Denmark

Rentner haben niemals Zeit

Release year: 1978

A Woman Called Moses

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Paul Wendkos

Running Blind

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Ryan Suffern

January 10, 1979: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on January 10, 1979 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

In Search Of History by Theodore H. White

In Search Of History

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The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady by Edith Holden

The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady

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This facsimile reproduction is of the 1906 naturalist's journal. Edith Holden documented in words and pictures the British countryside's flora, fauna, and changes throughout the year.

Eye Of The Needle by Ken Follett

Eye Of The Needle

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The global phenomenon created by Edge of Eternity's author. His code name was "The Needle". He was a German aristocrat of exceptional intelligence, a master spy with a history of violence.

Mommie Dearest by Christina Crawford

Mommie Dearest

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Mommie Dearest, a memoir and expose by Christina Crawford (adopted daughter of Joan Crawford), is written by Christina Crawford. The book depicts Christina's childhood as well as her relationship with her mother.

Illusions by Richard Bach

Illusions

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A man places his faith in his biplane's propeller in cloudy airspace between the Illinois cornfields and blue infinity. Richard Bach, a disillusioned writer who is also an itinerant barnstormer, believes that belief is as real and as true as …

January 10, 1979: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on January 10, 1979 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Space

Space

Platform: Apple II

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Edu-Ware

Beam Invader

Beam Invader

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: Tekunon Kougyou

Galaxy Wars

Galaxy Wars

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Taito

Star Fire

Star Fire

Platform: Arcade, Atari 800, Commodore 64

Genre: 3d shooter

Publisher: Exidy

Armor Battle

Armor Battle

Platform: Intellivision

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Mattel Electronics

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Who was the US President on January 10, 1979?

On January 10, 1979 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 10, 1979?

On January 10, 1979 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 10, 1979?

On January 10, 1979 the Pope was St John Paul II.

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Back in 1979

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What is special about January 10th?

January 10th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 10th day of the month of January. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on January 10th, such as:

  • 2019 - War in afghanistan: 32 afghans were killed by taliban, while 25 taliban members were killed in gunfire across afghanistan.
  • 2018 - Colombian conflict: after failure to agree on a prolongation of the 101-day ceasefire agreement, hostilities between colombia's government forces and eln forces resume.
  • 2017 - War in afghanistan, 10 jan 2017 afghanistan bombings: at least 38 people were killed when two bombs explode close to kabul's national assembly.

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What happened in 1979?

1979 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Coup in Central African Republic: David Dacko overthrows Emperor Bokassa I
  • Jose E dod Santos becomes President of Angola
  • 100,000 demonstrate in Bonn against nuclear energy

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What was the calendar for January 1979?

January 1979 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Wednesday January 10, 1979