Wednesday 30 May 1979
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Mike Bishai and Clint Bowyer.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Hot Stuff by Donna Summer.
In UK Bright Eyes by Art Garfunkel was in the top 5 hits.
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin, directed by Chia-Liang Liu, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1979
while A Necessary Woman by Helen Van Slyke was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Cities.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Fire or Tail Gunner.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 May 1979 ?
- Saint Reinhilde
- Peru ? National Potato Day .
- United States ? Memorial Day (originally ? currently last Monday in May).
- Saint Ferdinand III
- Saint Gabinus
- Saint Jeanne d'Arc
- Trinidad and Tobago ? Indian Arrival Day(National Holiday).
- Mike Bishai: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Clint Bowyer: American race car driver.
- Fabian Ernst: German footballer.
- Rie Kugimiya: Japanese voice actress and singer.
- Francis Lessard: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Jack Raine: Actor (Quartet), dies at 82.
- Pat Underwood makes his pitching debut for Detroit Tigers, beats brother Tom.
- Nottingham Forrest wins 24th Europe Cup 1 at Munich, Germany.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1979 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Donna Summer - Hot Stuff
- Peaches & Herb - Reunited
- Bee Gees - Love You Inside Out
- Sister Sledge - We Are Family
- Wings - Goodnight Tonight
- Randy Vanwarmer - Just When I Needed You Most
- Jacksons - Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground)
- Village People - In The Navy
- Supertramp - The Logical Song
- England Dan and John Ford Coley - Love Is The Answer
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