Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions
Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

Historical Events In 1979

Sunday, 07 March 2021

Jul 12   Minnie Ripperton singer (Lovin' You), dies of cancer at 30 on this day in history.  

Jul 13   In the year 1979 corine Griffith, dies at 84  

Jul 13   In the year 1979 george Harrison releases "faster"  

Jul 14   On this day in history george De Witt TV host (Name that Tune), dies at 56  

Jul 14   In the year 1979 george De Witt, TV host (Name that Tune), dies at 56  

Jul 16   On this day in history james F Mcintyre, archbishop of Los Angeles, dies at 93  

Jul 17   On this day in history doug Meintjes, S Afr cricket pace bowler (v England 1922-23), dies  

Jul 17   On this day in history sebastian Coe runs world record 3 49 mile in Oslo  

Jul 17   On this day in history sebastian Coe runs world record 3:49 mile in Oslo  

Jul 18   On this day in history gold hits record $303.85 an ounce in London  

Jul 19   2 supertankers collide off Tobago-260,000 TONS of oil spill in the year 1979.  

Jul 19   In the year 1979 nicaragua Liberation Day; Sandinistas take over from Somoza  

Jul 19   Patricia Harris, becomes sect of HEW on this day in history.  

Jul 20   44-kg Newfoundland dog pulls 2293-kg load, Bothell, Wash on this day in history.  

Jul 21   In the year 1979 ludwig Renn, writer, dies at 90  

Jul 21   In the year 1979 n Chernykh discovers asteroids #2585 Irpedina & #3298  

Jul 21   On this day in history national Women's Hall of Fame (Seneca Falls, NY) dedicated  

Jul 22   Hope Summers actress (Clara-Andy Griffith Show), dies at 78 in the year 1979.  

Jul 22   In the year 1979 hope Summers, actress (Clara-Andy Griffith Show), dies at 78  

Jul 23   On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroid #2736 Ops  

Jul 23   On this day in history keith Godchaux, rocker (Grateful Dead), dies in a car accident at 31  

Jul 24   In the year 1979 archie Duncan actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 65  

Jul 24   In the year 1979 archie Duncan, actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 65  

Jul 26   Estimated 109 cm (43") of rain falls in Alvin, TX (national record) on this day in history.  

Jul 27   On this day in history ettore Manni, actor (Street People, Divine Nymph), dies at 52  

Jul 29   In the year 1979 herbert Marcuse, philosopher (Eros & Civilization), dies at 81  

Jul 30   On this day in history beppie Nooij Jr, Dutch actress (Rooie Sien), dies at 67  

Jul 31   Beatrix Lehmann, actress (Psyche '59, Rat, Staircase), dies at 76 in the year 1979.  

Jul 31   N Chernykh discovers asteroids #2402 Satpaev & #2416 Sharonov on this day in history.  

Aug 01   Gilda Radner Live From New York opens on Broadway on this day in history.  

Aug 01   On this day in history thurmon Munson killed in a plane crash at Akron Oh at 32  

Aug 02   In the year 1979 gilda Radner Live From New York opens on Broadway  

Aug 02   On this day in history thurmon Munson, NY Yankee, killed in a plane crash at Akron Oh at 32  

Aug 03   Renato Fasano, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1979.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1979

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Apr 02   Jesse Carmichael, American musician (Maroon 5) was born in the year 1979.  

Apr 21   James McAvoy, Scottish actor was born in the year 1979.  

Apr 28   Bahram Radan, Iranian actor was born in the year 1979.  

Apr 30   On this day in history birth of gerardo Torrado, Mexican footballer  

May 07   Katie Douglas, American basketball player was born on this day in history.  

May 19   Barbara Nedeljakova, Slovak actress was born in the year 1979.  

May 19   Diego Forlán, Uruguayan footballer was born in the year 1979.  

May 19   Andrea Pirlo, Italian footballer was born in the year 1979.  

Famous Deaths In 1979

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   In the year 1979 conrad Hilton, US founder (Hilton Hotels), dies at 91  

Jan 04   Charles Mingus, jazz bassist, dies of heart attack on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1979 charles Mingus, US jazz bassist/composer/orchestra leader, dies at 56  

Jan 07   In the year 1979 zbigniew Turski, composer, dies at 70  

Jan 09   In the year 1979 avery Claflin, composer, dies at 80  

Jan 11   In the year 1979 jack Soo, actor (Nick Yemana-Barney Miller, Green Berets), dies at 63  

Jan 13   On this day in history death of donny Hathaway, Chicago Ill, rocker (Ghetto), commits suicide at 33  

Jan 14   In the year 1979 death of thomas DeSimone, gangster associate of the Lucchese crime family (b. 1950)  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Will Biden be a better president than Trump?
Yes
No
Don't Know