Friday December 14, 1979
US date format: 12/14/1979, UK date format: 14/12/1979
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 14, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Michael Owen and Sophie Monk.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Babe by Styx.
In UK Another Brick In The Wall by Pink Floyd was in the top 5 hits.
Being There, directed by Hal Ashby, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Aunt Erma'S Cope Book by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lord Schmetterhemd.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Fever or Deep Scan.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 14, 1979?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 14, 1979?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Styx - Babe
- Commodores - Still
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - Please Don't Go
- Rupert Holmes - Escape (The Pina Colada Song)
- Stevie Wonder - Send One Your Love
- Barbra Streisand - No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)
- J.D. Souther - You're Only Lonely
- Captain and Tennille - Do That To Me One More Time
- Eagles - Heartache Tonight
- Supertramp - Take The Long Way Home
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?