Thursday 29 June 1978
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Nicole Scherzinger and Sam Farrar.
In that special week of June 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.
Heaven Can Wait, directed by Warren Beatty, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while Mortal Friends by James Carroll was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Everyday Maths.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing A Game of Concentration or Tournament Table.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 June 1978 ?
- The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
- Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
- Seychelles - Independence Day.
- Nicole Scherzinger: American singer (Pussycat Dolls) and actress.
- Sam Farrar: American singer and bass player (Phantom Planet).
- VP Walter F Mondale begins trip to Mid-East
- US Vice President Walter F Mondale begins trip to Mid-East.
- Actor Bob Crane (Colonel Hogan - Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed Show), murdered at age 49.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1978 ?
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