Monday 19 November 1979
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ryan Howard and Keith Buckley.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) by Barbra Streisand.
In UK When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook was in the top 5 hits.
Die Spinnen, 1. Teil - Der Goldene See, directed by Fritz Lang, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Anatomy Of An Illness by Norman Cousins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Enchanted Castle.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Barrier or Starhawk.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 November 1979 ?
- Ryan Howard: American baseball player.
- Keith Buckley: American singer-songwriter (Every Time I Die and The Damned Things).
- John-Ford Griffin: American baseball player.
- Larry Johnson: American football player.
- Leam Richardson: English footballer and manager.
- Astros sign Nolan Ryan, to record 4 year, $4.5 million contract
- Chuck Berry is released from prison on income tax evasion.
- Iran hostage crisis: Iranian leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini orders the release of 13 female and black American hostages being held at the US Embassy in Tehran.
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Sport Games on 19 November 1979
- Atlanta Falcons - Los Angeles Rams : 14 - 20
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