Monday May 14, 1979US date format: 5/14/1979, UK date format: 14/5/1979
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It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 14, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mickaël Landreau and Sid Ahmed Rezala.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Reunited by Peaches & Herb.
In UK Bright Eyes by Art Garfunkel was in the top 5 hits.
Alien, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Hanta Yo by Ruth Beebe Hill was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Carga Pesada.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Raiders or 4-Player Bowling Alley.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 14 May 1979
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Which were the important events of 14 May 1979 ?
- St. Carthach the Younger
- DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
- Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Paraguay - Flag Day.
- St. Maria Dominic Mazzarello
- St. Just
- St. Engelmer
- St. Vincent of Lerins
- St. Victor and Corona
- St. Boniface of Tarsus
- St. Michael Garicoits
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: St. Matthias (Apostle)
- St. Engelmund
- Mickaël Landreau: French football/soccer goalkeeper, who has 11 caps for the French national team.
- Sid Ahmed Rezala
- Nicoletta Romanoff
- Carlos Tenorio: Ecuadorian footballer.
- Clinton Morrison: English-born Irish footballer.
- Edwige Lawson-Wade: French basketball player.
- Dan Auerbach: Guitarist.
- Bleona Qereti: World Music Singer.
- Jim Howick: TV Actor.
- Urijah Faber: MMA Fighter.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Peaches & Herb - Reunited
- G.Q. - Disco Nights (Rock-Freak)
- Raydio - You Can't Change That
- Foxy - Hot Number
- The Isley Brothers - I Wanna Be With You
- Tyrone Davis - In The Mood
- Maze - Feel That You're Feelin'
- The Gap Band - Shake
- The Jacksons - Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)
- George Benson - Love Ballad
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?