Friday 21 April 1978US date format: 4/21/1978, UK date format: 21/4/1978
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 21, 1978). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jukka Nevalainen and Yuliya Pechenkina.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Night Fever by Bee Gees.
In UK Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs by Brian & Michael was in the top 5 hits.
F.I.S.T, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Whistle by James Jones was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching High Hopes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blasto or Sargon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 21 April 1978
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Which were the important events of 21 April 1978 ?
- Rome - city birthday.
- Saint Wolbodo
- Saint Konrad von Parzham
- Saint Anastasius I
- Saint Anselm, Archbishop of Canterbury
- Texas-San Jacinto Day
- Grounation Day in Rastafari movement.
- Sunni Islam - Mawlid, Prophet Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Roman Empire - the Parilia was held in honor of Pales.
- Bah�'f Faith - First day of the festival of Ridv�n.
- Tiradentes - Brazil.
- Jukka Nevalainen: Finnish drummer.
- Yuliya Pechenkina
- Melissa Coish: Miss New Hampshire Teen-USA (1996).
- Aimee Delatte: Miss Arkansas Teen-USA (1996).
- Rebecca Makkai: Novelist.
- Yuliya Pechonkina: Russian hurdler.
- Branden Steineckert: American drummer (The Used and Rancid).
- Jacob Burns: Australian footballer.
- Avi Phillips: Ontario, Canada -- Actor (Maniac...
- Thomas Wyatt Turner: American civil rights advocate and...
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bee Gees - Night Fever
- Yvonne Elliman - If I Can't Have You
- Barry Manilow - Can't Smile Without You
- Eric Clapton - Lay Down Sally
- Roberta Flack - The Closer I Get To You
- Kansas - Dust In The Wind
- Wings - With A Little Luck
- Raydio - Jack And Jill
- England Dan and John Ford Coley - We'll Never Have To Say Goodbye Again
- Natalie Cole - Our Love
Top #10 R&B songs
- Johnny Mathis/Deniece Williams - Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
- Roberta Flack With Donny Hathaway - The Closer I Get To You
- Bootsy's Rubber Band - Bootzilla
- George Benson - On Broadway
- Dance With Me - Peter Brown With Betty Wright
- Parliament - Flashlight
- Peabo Bryson - Reaching For The Sky
- LTD - Never Get Enough Of Your Love
- Enchantment - It's You That I Need
- Bee Gees - Night Fever
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?