Wednesday 21 November 1979
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Kim Dong Wan and Kim Dong-wan.
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 The Ghost Writer by Philip Roth was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Enchanted Castle.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asteroids or Space.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Also see November 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Hello Day
- Bangladesh - Armed Forces Day in Bangladesh
- R.C. Saints - Presentation of Mary
- World Television Day
- Kim Dong Wan: Korean singer (Shinhwa).
- Kim Dong-wan: South Korean singer and actor (Shinhwa).
- Vincenzo Iaquinta: Italian footballer.
- Stromile Swift: American basketball player.
- Alex Tanguay: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Crowd at Islamabad, Pakistan attack US embassy, 1 dies
- The United States Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan is attacked by a mob and set on fire, killing four. (see: Foreign relations of Pakistan)
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