Wednesday 22 October 1980
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Niall Breslin and Şahan Gökbakar.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Woman In Love by Barbra Streisand.
In UK Don't Stand So Close To Me by The Police was in the top 5 hits.
Oh, God! Book II, directed by Gilbert Cates, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while The Key To Rebecca by Ken Follett 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 Armor Attack or Tank Battalion.
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Which were the important events of 22 October 1980 ?
- Niall Breslin: Pop Singer.
- Şahan Gökbakar: Turkish actor producer and screenwriter.
- Luke O'Donnell: Australian rugby player.
- 4th government of Martens forms in Belgium
- New South Korean constitution comes into effect.
- The Thomson Corporation says that The Times and all associated supplements will close in March 1981 if no buyer can be found.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Pointer Sisters - He's So Shy
- Diana Ross - Upside Down
- The Doobie Brothers - Real Love
- Kenny Rogers - Lady
- Donna Summer - The Wanderer
- Air Supply - All Out Of Love
- Kenny Loggins - I'm Alright
- Stephanie Mills - Never Knew Love Like This Before
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