Wednesday 18 April 1979
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nuria Fergo and Kourtney Kardashian.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Knock On Wood by Amii Stewart.
In UK Bright Eyes by Art Garfunkel was in the top 5 hits.
Manhattan, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Proteus by Morris West was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Turtle's Progress.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aim for the Ace! or Ozma Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 April 1979 ?
- Saint Galdino (d. 1176)
- Saint Perfecto (d. 850)
- Saint Agia (Aya) (d. 707)
- Saint Timon
- Saint Ursmarus (d. 713)
- Saint Werner (d. 1287)
- Blessed Idesbald van der Gracht (d. 1167), patron saint of fishermen and Flemish nobility
- Saint Eusebius (d. 526)
- Saint Apollonius (d. 185/6)
- Marie de l'Incarnation (1566 ? 1618)
- The Cheat's Cheatday on homestarrunner.com
- Zimbabwe ? Independence Day.
- Saint Emma
- Iran - Army Day
- Nuria Fergo: Spanish singer.
- Kourtney Kardashian: American television personality and model.
- Michael Bradley: American basketball player and coach.
- Ethan Cohn: American actor.
- Anthony Davidson: British Formula One driver.
- Nuria Fergó: Spanish singer and actress
- Matthew Upson: English footballer
- Karl Wolf: Lebanese-Canadian singer-songwriter and producer (Sky)
- Real People premieres on NBC TV
- Major Haddad declares South-Lebanon independent.
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