Thursday September 13, 1979US date format: 9/13/1979, UK date format: 13/9/1979
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 13, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Lidia Avila and Geike Arnaert.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to My Sharona by The Knack.
In UK We Don't Talk Anymore by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Heartland, directed by Richard Pearce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Mommie Dearest by Christina Crawford was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Working Stiffs.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Monkey Magic or Sheriff.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 September 1979 ?
- 1999 - Lunar nuclear waste dump explodes, sending the Moon hurtling into deep space in Space: 1999
- RC Saints - St John Chrysostom
- Roman festivals - epulum Iovis: banquet of Jupiter, on the ides during the Ludi Romani
- 2000 - Second Impact in Neon Genesis Evangelion
- Also see September 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lidia Avila
- Geike Arnaert: Belgian singer (Hooverphonic).
- Tony Henry: English footballer.
- Ivan Miljković: Serbian volleyball player.
- China PR performs nuclear test
- South Africa grants independence to the ''homeland'' of Venda (not recognised outside South Africa).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Knack - My Sharona
- After The Love Has Gone - Earth, Wind and Fire
- Charlie Daniels Band - The Devil Went Down To Georgia
- Electric Light Orchestra - Don't Bring Me Down
- Maxine Nightingale - Lead Me On
- Robert John - Sad Eyes
- Little River Band - Lonesome Loser
- Dionne Warwick - I'll Never Love This Way Again
- Chic - Good Times
- Commodores - Sail On
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough
- Ashford & Simpson - Found A Cure
- Cameo - I Just Want To Be
- Chic - Good Times
- Mass Production - Firecracker
- After The Love Has Gone - Earth, Wind & Fire
- The O'Jays - Sing A Happy Song
- Teddy Pendergrass - Turn Off The Lights
- GQ - Make My Dreams A Reality
- Five Special - Why Leave Us Alone
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