What the sky looked like on February 16, 1979
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 2/16/1979, UK date format: 16/2/1979
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 16, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Valentino Rossi and Stéphane Dalmat.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart.
In UK Heart Of Glass by Blondie 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 Basic Programming or Bomb Bee.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 16, 1979?
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 16, 1979?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?