Wednesday 21 June 1978
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Erica Durance and Jean-Pascal Lacoste.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb.
In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
Convoy, directed by Sam Peckinpah, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while The Complete Book Of Running by James F. Fixx was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Everyday Maths.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Clowns or Slot Racers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 June 1978 ?
- Erica Durance: Canadian actress.
- Jean-Pascal Lacoste: French singer, actor and TV host.
- Rim'K (rapper)
- Ignacio Corleto
- Logan (Utah)
- Matt Kuchar: American golfer.
- Cristiano Lupatelli: Italian footballer.
- Dejan Ognjanović: Montenegrin footballer.
- Dejan Ognjanovic: Montenegrin football player.
- Rim'K : French rapper (113).
- Jack Guzman: Colombian-American actor.
- Luke Kirby: Canadian actor.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1978 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing
- Gerry Rafferty - Baker Street
- Bonnie Tyler - It's A Heartache
- John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John - You're The One That I Want
- ABBA - Take A Chance On Me
- Carly Simon - You Belong To Me
- The O'Jays - Use Ta Be My Girl
- Sweet - Love Is Like Oxygen
- Bob Seger - Still The Same
- Peter Brown - Dance With Me
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