Tuesday 12 September 1978
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Paget and Ruben Studdard.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Boogie Oogie Oogie by Taste Of Honey, A.
In UK Three Times A Lady by The Commodores was in the top 5 hits.
Up in Smoke, directed by Lou Adler, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
On TV people were watching The Sandbaggers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blasto or The Cottage.
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- Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
- Cape Verde - National Day
- Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
- RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
- Michael Paget: Guitarist.
- Ruben Studdard: American singer.
- Benjamin McKenzie: TV Actor.
- Elisabetta Canalis: Italian model and actress.
- Frank Ferguson: Actor (Wagons West, Dynamite, My Gal Sal), dies at 69.
- Fidel Castro visits Addis Abba
- Situation comedy Taxi premieres on ABC television
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Taste Of Honey, A - Boogie Oogie Oogie
- Commodores - Three Times A Lady
- Foreigner - Hot Blooded
- Olivia Newton-John - Hopelessly Devoted To You
- Exile - Kiss You All Over
- Andy Gibb - An Everlasting Love
- John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John - Summer Nights
- Boston - Don't Look Back
- Earth, Wind and Fire - Got To Get You Into My Life
- Evelyn Champagne King - Shame
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