Tuesday 25 November 1980
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nick Swisher and Valerie Azlynn.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Lady by Kenny Rogers.
In UK The Tide Is High by Blondie was in the top 5 hits.
Heaven's Gate, directed by Michael Cimino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while The Fifth Horseman by Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ireland: A Television History.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dogfight or Space Firebird.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- R.C. Saints - Saint Catherine of Alexandria; Moses?
- Bosnia and Herzegovina: National Day (1943)
- Surinam - Independence Day (from the Netherlands, 1975)
- International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
- Nick Swisher: American baseball player.
- Valerie Azlynn: American actress.
- John-Michael Liles: American ice hockey player.
- Josh Mathews: American professional wrestling personality.
- Aaron Mokoena: South African footballer.
- Alviro Petersen: South African cricketer.
- Murray SawChuck: Canadian-American magician comedian and actor.
- Steffen Thier: German rugby player.
- Coup in Burkina abolishes constitution
- Upper-Volta milt coup under Col Saye Zerbo, President Lamizana flees
- Sugar Ray Leonard defeats Duran, regains WBC welterweight championship.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1980 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kenny Rogers - Lady
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Donna Summer - The Wanderer
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Diana Ross - I'm Coming Out
- Leo Sayer - More Than I Can Say
- Stevie Wonder - Master Blaster (Jammin')
- John Lennon - (Just Like) Starting Over
- Neil Diamond - Love On The Rocks
- Cliff Richard - Dreaming
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