Monday February 19, 1979
US date format: 2/19/1979, UK date format: 19/2/1979
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 19, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Steve Cherundolo and Andrew Buchan.
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.
Norma Rae, directed by Martin Ritt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Bright Flows The River by Taylor Caldwell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Worzel Gummidge.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 4-Player Bowling Alley or ABPA Backgammon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 19, 1979?
- 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)
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 19, 1979?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers - Bustin' Loose
- Parliament - Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)
- Peabo Bryson - I'm So Into You
- Lakeside - It's All The Way Live
- Tavares - Never Had A Love Like This Before
- Peaches & Herb - Shake Your Groove Thing
- Earth, Wind & Fire - September
- Hot Chocolate - Every 1's A Winner
- Third World - Now That We Found Love
- Instant Funk - I Got My Mind Made Up (You Can Get It Girl)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 19If February 19, 1979 is your birthday you're 41 years, 7 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 20 days.
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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 19, 1979?
On February 19, 1979 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is February 19, 1979?
On February 19, 1979 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 19, 1979?
On February 19, 1979 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 19, 1979?
On February 19, 1979 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on February 19, 1979?
On February 19, 1979 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 19, 1979?
On February 19, 1979 several famous people were born including, Steve Cherundolo, Andrew Buchan, Bassnectar .
What was the number one song in February 19, 1979?
The number one song in the week of February 19, 1979 was Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart in US and Heart Of Glass by Blondie in UK.
What were the top hits on February 19, 1979?
The top hits on February 19, 1979 were Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart, Fire by Pointer Sisters, A Little More Love by Olivia Newton-John in US and Heart Of Glass by Blondie, Chiquitita by Abba, Woman In Love by The Three Degrees in UK.