Tuesday October 30, 1979
US date format: 10/30/1979, UK date format: 30/10/1979
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 30, 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 Paul Telfer and Audrey Chauveau.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Pop Muzik by M.
In UK When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman by Dr Hook was in the top 5 hits.
The Rose, directed by Mark Rydell, 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 Der Millionenbauer.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ozma Wars or Starhawk.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 30, 1979?
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- Richard Arrington elected Mayor of Birmingham
- NASA launches space vehicle S-203.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 30, 1979?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kool & The Gang - Ladies Night
- Funkadelic - (Not Just) Knee Deep - Part 1
- Commodores - Still
- Smokey Robinson - Cruisin'
- Michael Jackson - Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough
- Herb Alpert - Rise
- Prince - I Wanna Be Your Lover
- Nature's Divine - I Just Can't Control Myself
- GQ - I Do Love You
- David Ruffin - Break My Heart
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 30If October 30, 1979 is your birthday you're 40 years, 10 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 4 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?