Sunday February 19, 1978
US date format: 2/19/1978, UK date format: 19/2/1978
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 19, 1978). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Immortal Technique and Berry (singer).
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Stayin' Alive by Bee Gees.
In UK Take A Chance On Me by Abba was in the top 5 hits.
Bye Bye Monkey, directed by Marco Ferreri, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Looking Out For Number One by Robert Ringer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching All Creatures Great and Small.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Superman or Casino.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 19, 1978?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Pisces
- Astrology: Can also be last day of sun sign Aquarius depending on the time of birth and the astrologer's viewpoint.
- Chaoflux (Discordianism)
- On the 20th Century opens at St. James Theater NYC for 460 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 19, 1978?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive
- Andy Gibb - (Love Is) Thicker Than Water
- Billy Joel - Just The Way You Are
- Queen - We Are The Champions
- Dan Hill - Sometimes When We Touch
- Samantha Sang - Emotion
- Chic - Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah)
- Randy Newman - Short People
- Player - Baby Come Back
- Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Commodores - Too Hot Ta Trot
- Heatwave - Always And Forever
- Stargard - Theme Song From "Which Way Is Up"
- Enchantment - It's You That I Need
- Natalie Cole - Our Love
- Parliament - Flashlight
- Brick - Ain't Gonna Hurt Nobody
- Barry White - Playing Your Game, Baby
- Raydio - Jack And Jill
- Denise LaSalle - Love Me Right
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?