Thursday November 29, 1979
US date format: 11/29/1979, UK date format: 29/11/1979
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 29, 1979). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Game (rapper) and Vuk Kostic.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) by Barbra Streisand.
In UK Another Brick In The Wall by Pink Floyd was in the top 5 hits.
I'm for the Hippopotamus, directed by Italo Zingarelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while How You Can Become Financially Independent By Investing In Real Estate by Albert J. Lowry was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lord Schmetterhemd.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cosmic Guerilla or Aim for the Ace!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 29, 1979?
- former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - Republic Day
- International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
- Israel - Kaftet be-November (commemoration of the U.N. decision in 1947 to partition Palestine)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 29, 1979?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince - I Wanna Be Your Lover
- Rufus And Chaka Khan - Do You Love What You Feel
- Commodores - Still
- Sugarhill Gang - Rapper's Delight
- Kool & The Gang - Ladies Night
- Bar-Kays - Move Your Boogie Body
- Michael Jackson - Rock With You
- Smokey Robinson - Cruisin'
- Nature's Divine - I Just Can't Control Myself
- Switch - I Call Your Name
Sport Games on November 29, 1979
- New England Patriots - Miami Dolphins : 24 - 39
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?