Notes:
Gorvernment:
  • U.S Supreme court rules that blacks and other minorities are entitled to retroactive job seniority!
  • U.S Supreme Court rules that death penalty is not inherently cruel or unusual and is a constitutionally acceptable form of punishment.
  • U.S.A celebrates the bicenteniel! 200 years since our we won our independence
  • Jimmy Carter elected U.S prestident!

Inventions/Space:

Inventions:

  • Very first Apple computer was made (the apple 1)! Apple productions founded by Steve Jobs and Stephen Wozniak
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  • Konica introduces automatic focus camera.
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Space:
  • Viking I lands on Mars.
Music/Entertainment:
Movies:
  • One flew over the Cuckoo's nest was number one at the box office! (rated:R)

  • Rocky won Best Picture at the Oscars! (rated:pg)
  • King kong came out (rated:?)
  • Freaky friday (rated:pg)
Music:

  • "The Masquerade" by George Benson won record of the year
  • "Songs in the key of life" by Stevie Wonder won best pop song of the year (male)
  • "I write the songs" by Bruce Johnston won best song of the year
  • The Straland vocal band won best artist of the year
  • The Eagles become the first group to go platinum, with a million sales of their Greatest Hits LP.


Sports/Olympics:


Sports:
  • Who was in the Super Bowl: Pittsburgh & Dallas
Who won:Pittsburgh (21-17)
  • Who was in the World Series: Cincinnati & NY Yankees
Who won: Cincinatti (4-0)
  • Who was in the NBA Championship: Boston & Phoenix
Who won: Boston (4-2)
  • Who was in the Stanley Cup: Montreal & Philadelphia
Who won: Montreal (4-0)
  • Who was in the NCAA Basketball Championship: Indiana & Michigan
Who won: Indiana (86-68)
  • Who won the NCAA Football Championship: Pittsburgh (12-0-0)
Olypics:
  • 14-year old Romanian Nadia Comaneci scores 5 perfect 10’s at Montreal Olympics.
Television:
1.All in the Family
2.Rich Man Poor Man
3.Maude
4.Bionic Woman
5.Six Million Dollar Man
6.Sanford and Son
7.Rhoda
8.Happy days
9.Lavern & Shirley
10.Phyllis
11.Happy days

Random tv shows that were popular:
Donny & Marie
The Muppet Show
Gemini Man

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