Wednesday 31 October 1979, Halloween
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Karine Delgado and Lilian Klebow.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Pop Muzik by M.
In UK Video Killed The Radio Star by The Buggles was in the top 5 hits.
Quadrophenia, directed by Franc Roddam, 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 The Enchanted Castle.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Fire or Monkey Magic.
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- October 31st is Nevada Day
- Protestant Church - Reformation Day: Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses on the Wittenberg church on this day in 1517
- Wikipedia - Wikipedia:Tim Starling Day
- Cornwall - Allantide
- October 31st is Halloween; also see Samhain (an approximate date)
- St. Wolfgang
- St Urban
- St. Quentin
- St. Notburga
- St. Bega
- Paganism and Celts - Samhain
- St. Arnulf
- Also see October 31 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - October 31 is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Antoninus
- Karine Delgado: French flamenco dancer and teacher who has a school in Narbonne.
- Lilian Klebow
- Erica Cerra
- Simão Sabrosa: Portuguese footballer.
- Simao Sabrosa: Portuguese footballer.
- Mike Flanagan, wins AL Cy Young Award
- US DC-10 crashes at Mexico-City, 74 killed
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