Tuesday 23 January 1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Juan Rincon and Dawn Porter.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Le Freak by Chic.
In UK YMCA by The Village People was in the top 5 hits.
while The Silmarillion by J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Osma ofanziva.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asteroids or The Datestones of Ryn.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Pie Day
- The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
- Dawn Porter: British television presnter.
- Juan Rincon: Venezuelan baseball player.
- Michael Kukielka: YouTube Star.
- Larry Hughes: American basketball player.
- Dawn O'Porter: Scottish-English fashion designer and journalist.
- Juan Rincón: Venezuelan baseball player and coach.
- Willie Mays elected to Baseball Hall of Fame.
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