Tuesday February 27, 1979
US date format: 2/27/1979, UK date format: 27/2/1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 27, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Alba Rohrwacher and Adriana Campos.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart.
The China Syndrome, directed by James Bridges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while Evergreen by Belva Plain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bedtime Stories.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 4-Player Bowling Alley or Auto Racing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 27, 1979?
- International Polar Bear Day.
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- The annual Mardi Gras celebration in New Orleans, Louisiana is canceled due to a strike called by the New Orleans Police Department.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 27, 1979?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #11 R&B songs
- Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers - Bustin' Loose
- Parliament - Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)
- Peabo Bryson - I'm So Into You
- Peaches & Herb - Shake Your Groove Thing
- Tavares - Never Had A Love Like This Before
- Lakeside - It's All The Way Live
- Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive
- Instant Funk - I Got My Mind Made Up (You Can Get It Girl)
- Bell & James - Livin' It Up (Friday Night)
- Third World - Now That We Found Love
- Village People - Y.M.C.A.
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 27If February 27, 1979 is your birthday you're 41 years, 7 months, 1 day old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 30 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 27, 1979?
On February 27, 1979 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is February 27, 1979?
On February 27, 1979 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 27, 1979?
On February 27, 1979 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 27, 1979?
On February 27, 1979 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Who was the Pope on February 27, 1979?
On February 27, 1979 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 27, 1979?
On February 27, 1979 several famous people were born including, Alba Rohrwacher, Adriana Campos.
What was the number one song in February 27, 1979?
The number one song in the week of February 27, 1979 was Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart in US and Oliver's Army by Elvis Costello & The Attractions in UK.
What were the top hits on February 27, 1979?
The top hits on February 27, 1979 were Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? by Rod Stewart, Fire by Pointer Sisters, I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor in US and Oliver's Army by Elvis Costello & The Attractions, Tragedy by The Bee Gees in UK.