Friday 14 November 1980
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Margot Contois and Pedro Capo.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Lady by Kenny Rogers.
In UK The Tide Is High by Blondie was in the top 5 hits.
Heaven's Gate, directed by Michael Cimino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while The Covenant by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Le temps d'une paix.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pelé's Soccer or Computer Bismarck.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 November 1980 ?
- India - Birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru: Children's Day
- United States - National Children's Book Week begins
- Roman festivals - Equorum Probatio
- Margot Contois: Marquette, Michigan -- Dance skater (with Robert Peal).
- Pedro Capo: World Music Singer.
- Brock Pierce: American actor and businessman.
- Brooke Satchwell: Australian model and actress.
- Guinee-Bissau Premier Vieira fires President Luis Cabral
- Kimberley Santos, 19 of Guam, crowned 30th Miss World
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kenny Rogers - Lady
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Donna Summer - The Wanderer
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Diana Ross - I'm Coming Out
- Stephanie Mills - Never Knew Love Like This Before
- Stevie Wonder - Master Blaster (Jammin')
- Pointer Sisters - He's So Shy
- Leo Sayer - More Than I Can Say
- John Lennon - (Just Like) Starting Over
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