"Man Eater" by Hall & Oates was the #1 song
The Toy starring Richard Pryor was #1 at the box office (This movie? For SERIOUS?)
Space by James A. Michener was #1 on the Best-seller list
Business As Usual by Men At Work was the #1 album
Roger Clemens signed with the Toronto Blue Jays
The Smurfs' Christmas Special aired
Also, on the exact same DAY as my birth, the first Olive Garden opened and Vanna White STARTED her current job on Wheel Of Fortune. It was a crazy day.