Friday 27 April 1979
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Pierre-Charles Peuf and Vladimir Kozlov.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Heart Of Glass by Blondie.
In UK Bright Eyes by Art Garfunkel was in the top 5 hits.
Manhattan, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Lauren Bacall By Myself by Lauren Bacall was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cities.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Radar Scope or Super Invader.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Liberalis
- Saint Mariana
- Saint Floribert
- Rochester, NY: Al Franken Day.
- Catalonia: Montserrat's Day (see Montserrat).
- South Africa: Freedom day.
- Slovenia: Day of Uprising Against Occupation.
- Saint Zita Lombardo
- Pierre-Charles Peuf: French athlete, a pole vaulter who won the French 2005 championships in Angers, crossing the bar at 5.60m.
- Vladimir Kozlov: Wrestler.
- Will Boyd: American bass player (Evanescence American Princes and The Visitors).
- Natasha Chokljat: Australian netball player.
- George Harrison releases Love Comes to Everyone
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