what was no. 1 on my birthday?


9. Feb. 2008, 5:42

I'm copying this from a journal entry by sparklish.

My birthday: March 29, 1979

On that day, the No. 1 single was:
US: Tragedy by Bee Gees
UK: I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor
AUS: Chic by Le Freak

On my 1st birthday 3.29.80:
US: Another Brick in the Wall by Pink Floyd
UK: Going Underground / Dreams Of Children by The Jam
AUS: Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen

On my 2nd birthday 3.29.81:
US: Rapture by Blondie
UK: This Ole House by Shakin' Stevens
AUS: Antmusic by Adam and the Ants

On my 3rd birthday 3.29.82:
US: I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
UK: Seven Tears by The Goombay Dance Band
AUS: What About Me by Moving Picture

On my 4th birthday 3.29.83:
US: Billie Jean by Michael Jackson
UK: Is There Something I Should Know by Duran Duran
AUS: Gloria by Laura Branigan

On my 5th birthday 3.29.84:
US: Footloose by Kenny Loggins
UK: Hello by Lionel Richie
AUS: Girls Just Want to Have Fun by Cyndi Lauper

On my 6th birthday 3.29.85:
US: One More Night by Phil Collins
UK: Easy Lover by Philip Bailey and Phil Collins
AUS: One Night in Bangkok by Murray Head

On my 7th birthday 3.29.86:
US: Rock Me Amadeus by Falco
UK: Living Doll by Cliff Richard and The Young Ones and Hank Marvin
AUS: When The Going Gets Tough The Tough Get Going by Billy Ocean

On my 8th birthday 3.29.87:
US: Nothing's Gonna Stop Us by Starship
UK: Let It Be by Ferry Aid
AUS: I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael and Aretha Franklin

On my 9th birthday 3.29.88:
US: Man in the Mirror by Michael Jackson
UK: Don't Turn Around by Aswad
AUS: I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue

On my 10th birthday 3.29.89:
US: Eternal Flame by The Bangles
UK: Like a Prayer by Madonna
AUS: Like a Prayer by Madonna

On my 11th birthday 3.29.90:
US: Black Velvet by Alannah Myles
UK: The Power by Snap
AUS: Nothing Compares 2 U by Sinead O'Connor

On my 12th birthday 3.29.91:
US: Coming Out of the Dark by Gloria Estefan
UK: The One and Only by Chesney Hawkes
AUS: Sucker DJ by Dimples D

On my 13th birthday 3.29.92:
US: Save The Best For Last by Vanessa Williams
UK: Stay by Shakespear's Sister
AUS: Saltwater by Julian Lennon

On my 14th birthday 3.29.93:
US: Informer by Snow
UK: Young At Heart by The Bluebells
AUS: Cat's in the Cradle by Ugly Kid Joe

On my 15th birthday 3.29.94:
US: The Sign by Ace of Base
UK: Doop by Doop
AUS: It's Alright by East 17

On my 16th birthday 3.29.95:
US: Take a Bow by Madonna
UK: Don't Stop (Wiggle Wiggle) by The Outhere Brothers
AUS: Here's Johnny by Hocus Pocus

On my 17th birthday 3.29.96:
US: Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion
UK: Firestarter by Prodigy
AUS: One of Us by Joan Osbourne

On my 18th birthday 3.29.97:
US: Can't Nobody Hold Me Down by Puff Daddy and Mase
UK: Mama by Spice Girls
AUS: Don't Speak by No Doubt

On my 19th birthday 3.29.98:
US: All My Life by K-Ci and JoJo
UK: It's Like That by Run DMC vs. Jason Nevins
AUS: Never Ever by All Saints

On my 20th birthday 3.29.99:
US: Believe by Cher
UK: Flat Beat by Mr. Oizo
AUS: Baby One More Time by Britney Spears

On my 21st birthday 3.29.00:
US: Maria Maria by Santana
UK: Never Be the Same Again by Melanie C
AUS: Bye Bye Bye by NSYNC
My personal chart: American Pie by Madonna

On my 22nd birthday 3.29.01:
US: Angel by Shaggy
UK: Pure and Simple by Hearsay
AUS: Case Of The Ex (Whatcha Gonna Do) by Mya
My personal chart: Thankyou by Dido

On my 23rd birthday 3.29.02:
US: Ain't It Funny by Jennifer Lopez and Ja Rule
UK: Unchained Melody by Gareth Gates
AUS: Not Pretty Enough by Kasey Chambers
My personal chart: Can't Get You Out of My Head by Kylie Minogue

On my 24th birthday 3.29.03:
US: In Da Club by 50 Cent
UK: Spirit In The Sky by Gareth Gates and The Kumars
AUS: All The Things She Said by t.A.T.u.
My personal chart: Bring Me to Life by Evanescence

On my 25th birthday 3.29.04:
US: Yeah! by Usher
UK: Yeah! by Usher
AUS: Toxic by Britney Spears
My personal chart: My Immortal by Evanescence

On my 26th birthday 3.29.05:
US: Candy Shop by 50 Cent
UK: (Is This The Way To) Amarillo by Tony Christie and Peter Kay
AUS: Rain / Bridge Over Troubled Water by Anthony Callea
My personal chart: Why Do You Love Me by Garbage

On my 27th birthday 3.29.06:
US: Temperature by Sean Paul
UK: So Sick by Ne-Yo
AUS: Flaunt It by Tv Rock and Seany B
My personal chart: S.O.S. by Rihanna

On my 28th birthday 3.29.07:
US: Glamorous by Fergie and Ludacris
UK: I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) by The Proclaimers
AUS: Straight Lines by Silverchair
My personal chart: Glamorous by Fergie and Ludacris

The No. 1 songs were identified on the following website: www.thisdayinmusic.com while my personal No. 1 songs are based on personal chart records kept since 2000.