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Born on this Day
Aaliyah
Trent Ford

Birthdays for this date

Passed on Tuesday, Jan 16 1979
Peter Butterworth
Ted Cassidy

Aired on Tuesday, Jan 16 1979
UK
BBC1
1920Blake's 7Shadow
2125Play for TodayThe Chief Mourner
BBC2
1905Great Egg RaceEpisode
2010Life on EarthThe Infinite Variety
2105Call My BluffEpisode
2330Old Grey Whistle TestChuck Mangione / UFO
ITV
1330Crown CourtSugar and Spice: Part1
2100StrangersCall of the Wild

Aired on Tuesday, Jan 16 1979
USA
ABC
2000Happy DaysSmokin' Ain't Cool
2030Laverne & ShirleyWho's Papa?
2100Three's CompanyThe Older Woman
2130TaxiSugar Mama
2200Starsky and HutchThe Golden Angel


UK Chart
Saturday, Jan 13 1979
Y.M.C.A.Village People1
Hit Me With Your Rhythm StickIan Dury & The Blockheads2
Lay Your Love On MeRacey3
Song For GuyElton John4
SeptemberEarth, Wind & Fire5
A Taste Of AggroThe Barron Knights6
Mary's Boy Child, Oh My LordBoney M7
You Don't Bring Me FlowersBarbra & Neil8
Le FreakChic9
Too Much HeavenThe Bee Gees10
I Lost My Heart To A Starship TrooperSarah Brightman & Hot Gossip11
A Little More LoveOlivia Newton-John12
Hello, This Is Joannie (The Telephone Answering Machine Song)Paul Evans13
I'm Every WomanChaka Khan14
Greased Lightnin'John Travolta15
I'll Put You Together Again (From Dear Anyone)Hot Chocolate16
Always And ForeverHeatwave17
Mind Blowing Decisions (Remix)Heatwave17
One Nation Under A Groove (Part 1)Funkadelic18
Shooting StarDollar19
Do Ya Think I'm SexyRod Stewart20


US Chart
Saturday, Jan 13 1979
Too Much HeavenBee Gees1
Le FreakChic2
My LifeBilly Joel3
You Don't Bring Me FlowersBarbra & Neil4
Hold The LineToto5
Sharing The Night TogetherDr. Hook6
Y.M.C.A.Village People7
Ooh Baby BabyLinda Ronstadt8
(Our Love) Don't Throw It All AwayAndy Gibb9
PromisesEric Clapton10
A Little More LoveOlivia Newton-John11
How You Gonna See Me NowAlice Cooper12
We've Got ToniteBob Seger13
SeptemberEarth, Wind and Fire14
Every 1's A WinnerHot Chocolate15
Lotta LoveNicolette Larson16
New York GrooveAce Frehley17
Please Come Home For ChristmasEagles18
FirePointer Sisters19
I Was Made For Dancin'Leif Garrett20

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