Wednesday 10 January 1979
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Cash Warren and Francesca Piccinini.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Too Much Heaven by Bee Gees.
In UK YMCA by The Village People was in the top 5 hits.
The Wiz, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Chesapeake by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Upchat Connection.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing NASL Soccer or Apple Trek.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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What the sky looked like on 10 January 1979
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Which were the important events of 10 January 1979 ?
- Margaret Thatcher day in the Falkland Islands
- Cash Warren: Film Producer.
- Francesca Piccinini
- Simone Cavalli: Italian footballer.
- Chris H E Smith [Daddy Mack]: Atlanta, Georgia -- Rapper (Kris Kross-Warm it Up).
- Bodo Sieber: German rugby player and coach.
- 1st brother Billy Carter makes allegedly anti-Semitic remarks
- Entertainer of the Year Awards
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #11 R&B songs
- Earth, Wind & Fire - September
- Cheryl Lynn - Got To Be Real
- Gene Chandler - Get Down
- Chic - Le Freak
- Peabo Bryson - I'm So Into You
- Bobby Caldwell - What You Won't Do For Love
- Evelyn "Champagne" King - I Don't Know If It's Right
- ADC Band - Long Stroke
- Parliament - Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)
- Rose Royce - Love Don't Live Here Anymore
- Village People - Y.M.C.A.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?