Sunday 16 July 1978
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Stephanie Lee Hamilton and Taj Anwar.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb.
In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, directed by Michael Schultz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Spearhead.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Santa Paravia en Fiumaccio or Dynasty (video game).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 July 1978 ?
- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
- Stephanie Lee Hamilton: Williston, North Dakota -- Miss America - ND (1997).
- Taj Anwar: American model and social activist.
- TJ Jackson: Pop Singer.
- Gülhan Şen: Turkish television host and producer.
- Joanne Carner wins LPGA Borden Golf Classic
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