Wednesday 24 January 1979
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Tatyana M Ali in New York City and Leandro Desabato.
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 Chesapeake by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Osma ofanziva.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Head On or Star Trek: Phaser Strike.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 January 1979 ?
- Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
- Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
- Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
- Tatyana M Ali in New York City: New York; actress (Sesame Street, Fresh Prince of Bel Air).
- Leandro Desabato: Argentine footballer.
- Michaela Garecht: American missing person at age nine.
- Jérémy Louis-Sydney: Radical Islamist shot by French police in Strasbourg, on 6 October 2012.
- Tatyana Ali: American actress and singer.
- Leandro Desábato: Argentinian footballer
- Tom Kostopoulos: Canadian ice hockey player
- Nik Wallenda: American acrobat and tightrope walker
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
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