Wednesday February 14, 1979, Valentine's Day
US date format: 2/14/1979, UK date format: 14/2/1979
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 14, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Jocelyn Quivrin and Pablo Pallante.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Hardcore, directed by Paul Schrader, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Lauren Bacall By Myself by Lauren Bacall was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching You Can't Do That on Television.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Fire or Temple of Apshai.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 14, 1979?
- Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
- Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
- Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
- Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
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- Whoopee! opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 204 performances
- In Kabul, Setami Milli militants kidnap the American ambassador to Afghanistan, Adolph Dubs who is later killed during a gunfight between his kidnappers and police.
- Adolph Dubs: US ambassador to Afghanistan, is...
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 14, 1979?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 14If February 14, 1979 is your birthday you're 41 years, 9 months, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 21 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 14, 1979?
On February 14, 1979 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is February 14, 1979?
On February 14, 1979 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 14, 1979?
On February 14, 1979 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 14, 1979?
On February 14, 1979 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on February 14, 1979?
On February 14, 1979 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 14, 1979?
On February 14, 1979 several famous people were born including, Jocelyn Quivrin, Pablo Pallante, Paolo Ginestra.
Which famous people died on February 14, 1979?
Famous people died on February 14, 1979 include, Adolph Dubs.
What was the number one song in February 14, 1979?
The number one song in the week of February 14, 1979 was Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart in US and Heart Of Glass by Blondie in UK.
What were the top hits on February 14, 1979?
The top hits on February 14, 1979 were Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart, Y.M.C.A. by Village People, A Little More Love by Olivia Newton-John in US and Heart Of Glass by Blondie, Chiquitita by Abba, Woman In Love by The Three Degrees in UK.