Saturday 12 August 1978US date format: 8/12/1978, UK date format: 12/8/1978
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 1978). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Hayley Wickenheiser and Natalie Jackson Mendoza.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Three Times A Lady by Commodores.
In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
Force 10 from Navarone, directed by Guy Hamilton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
On TV people were watching Under the Same Sun.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Invaders or Tournament Table.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 August 1978
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Which were the important events of 12 August 1978 ?
- Hayley Wickenheiser: Ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics -...
- Natalie Jackson Mendoza
- James Irvin
- Derrick Burgess
- Travis Fuller: American military casualty, Marine Lt.
- Arron Marshall completes a record shower of 336 hours
- China and Japan sign peace treaty
- ICE is launched
- The Treaty of Peace and Friendship between Japan and the People's Republic of China is signed.
Birth chart on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Commodores - Three Times A Lady
- Frankie Valli - Grease
- Donna Summer - Last Dance
- The Rolling Stones - Miss You
- Foreigner - Hot Blooded
- Boogie Oogie Oogie - Taste Of Honey, A
- Pablo Cruise - Love Will Find A Way
- Barry Manilow - Copacabana (At The Copa)
- Walter Egan - Magnet And Steel
- Andy Gibb - An Everlasting Love
Top #10 R&B songs
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?