Monday, November 17, 2008

1978 events (30 years ago)



In 1978 (the year you were born)



Jimmy Carter is president of the US

US Senate votes to turn over the Panama Canal to Panama on December 31, 1999

Israel and Egypt reach a peace settlement at the Camp David Accords

The US and mainland China announce that they will restore full diplomatic relations

Members of Jim Jones' People's Temple commit mass suicide in Guyana

Pope John Paul II becomes the first non-Italian pope in centuries

Ted Bundy is captured in Florida

The first computer bulletin board system is created

Garfield debuts in newspapers

Ashton Kutcher, Kobe Bryant, Usher, Clay Aiken, and Nelly Furtado are born

New York Yankees win the World Series

Dallas Cowboys win Superbowl XII

Montreal Canadiens win the Stanley Cup

Saturday Night Fever and Grease are the top grossing films

"Night Fever" by the Bee Gees spends the most time at the top of the US charts

Diff'rent Strokes and Mork & Mindy premiere



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1. What happened in the year you were born? Take the quiz by clicking the link above.
2. Post the result of the quiz in your blog.
3. Tag 5 people who you think are born on a different year than yours.
3. It would be interesting to know the age of your blogging buddies plus of course get to know a little about history few years back.
4. Add your name on the list below. Indicating also the year you were born.


JODY - 1977; (your name - birth year)
JOANNE - 1980
GRACIE - 1978

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tagging Tracy, Pat, Mandy, Kathy & Cheryll.

5 comments:

Pat said...

gracie, mabisto naman age ko nito :)

AEC said...

gracie naman, mabubko ako sa age ko! hehe. thanks for the tag. ;)

Gracie said...

hi pat & mandy,
hahaha! sabi ko na nga ba yan ang lalabas na comment eh. ako rin nagdalawang-isip to do the tag :)

i'm babie said...

gracie, parang ayaw ko gawin. hahahahaha!

Joanne MV said...

Thanks Gracie for doing the tag =)

Yan ang worry ko eh, magkakabukuhan ng mga age =P