Wednesday 18 June 1980
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ivana Wong and Antero Niittymaki.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Funkytown by Lipps, Inc..
In UK Crying by Don McLean was in the top 5 hits.
Maladolescenza, directed by Pier Giuseppe Murgia, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Random Winds by Belva Plain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vakáción a Mézga-család.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Monster (Videopac) or Tank Battalion.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 June 1980 ?
- Seychelles - National Day.
- Brazil - Chemist's Day.
- Father's Day, US, UK, Chile (2006).
- Autistic Pride Day, beginning in 2005.
- Ivana Wong: Hong Kong singer and songwriter.
- Antero Niittymaki: Finnish ice hockey goaltender.
- Antonio Gates: American football player.
- David Giuntoli: TV Actor.
- Sergey Kirdyapkin: Russian race walker.
- Craig Mottram: Australian middle distance runner
- Colin Munroe: Canadian singer-songwriter and producer
- Antero Niittymäki: Finnish ice hockey player
- Tara Platt: American actress producer and screenwriter
- Blues Brothers with Dan Akwoyd and John Belushi premieres
- Dutch 2nd Chamber joins oil boycott of South Africa
- Mrs Shakuntala Devi mentally multiplies 2 13-digit #s in 28 sec
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