Thursday 20 November 1980
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include James Chambers and Eiko Koike.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Lady by Kenny Rogers.
In UK The Tide Is High by Blondie was in the top 5 hits.
Heaven's Gate, directed by Michael Cimino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Firestarter by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Le temps d'une paix.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dodge 'Em or Mission Asteroid.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 November 1980 ?
- Church of England - Edmund the Martyr
- Brazil - Zumbi Day (since 1978)
- United Kingdom - wedding day of Queen Elizabeth II (1947), official flag day
- Mexico - Anniversary of the Revolution (1910)
- UNICEF - Universal Children's Day
- Vietnam - Teacher's Day (Ngay nha gi�o Vi?t Nam)
- Transgender Day of Remembrance (since 1999) 
Famous Birthdays:20 November
- Steve Ptacek in Solar Challenger makes 1st solar-powered flight
- Billy Martin named American League Manager of the Year (Oakland Athletics).
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kenny Rogers - Lady
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Donna Summer - The Wanderer
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Diana Ross - I'm Coming Out
- Stephanie Mills - Never Knew Love Like This Before
- Stevie Wonder - Master Blaster (Jammin')
- Leo Sayer - More Than I Can Say
- John Lennon - (Just Like) Starting Over
- Cliff Richard - Dreaming
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Sport Games on 20 November 1980
- San Diego Chargers - Miami Dolphins : 27 - 24
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?