Saturday 24 November 1979
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Becca Barlow and Joseba Llorente.
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 Old Patagonian Express by Paul Theroux was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Enchanted Castle.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Samurai (Europe) Dynasty! (US) or Cosmic Guerilla.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
- Teacher's Day in Turkey
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- US admits troops in Vietnam were exposed to the toxic Agent Orange
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