Thursday 27 July 1978
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Diarmuid O'Sullivan .
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb.
In UK You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
Piranha, directed by Joe Dante, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Kalki by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Spearhead.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing MUD1 or Video Pinball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 July 1978 ?
- Maldives - Independence Day, 2nd Day
- Vietnam - Memorial Day for War Martyrs
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Guletaju Diena held
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 10 saints: St. Pantaleon
- St. Congall
- The Seven Sleepers, Saints Maximian
- Cuba - Revolution Day, 2nd Day
- St. Luican
- Diarmuid O'Sullivan: Irish hurler and manager.
- Indians Duane Kuiper is 3rd to hit 2 bases-loaded triples (vs. Yanks)
- Portuguese President Eanes fires Premier Soares
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