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

Historical Events In 1979

Friday, 01 July 2022

Mar 27   Supreme Court rules, 8-1, cops can't randomly stop cars in the year 1979.  

Mar 28   On this day in history a serious radiation leak occurs at the Three Mile Island nuclear plant in the US  

Mar 28   British government of Callaghan falls on this day in history.  

Mar 28   In the year 1979 emmett Kelly, circus clown (Weary Willy), dies at 80  

Mar 28   Major nuclear accident at 3 Mile Island, Middletown PA (no deaths but lots of stress) on this day in history.  

Mar 29   Andrew Hilditch given out handled the ball vs Pakistan at WACA in the year 1979.  

Mar 29   On this day in history delhi beat Karnataka by 399 runs to win Cricket's Ranji Trophy  

Mar 29   Last day of Test cricket for Mushtaq Mohammad on this day in history.  

Mar 29   On this day in history melville Cooper, TV panelist (I Got a Secret), dies at 82  

Mar 30   On this day in history airey Neave, a British politician, is killed by a car bomb as he exits the Palace of Westminster. The Irish National Liberation Army claims responsibility.  

Mar 30   Airey Neave, British MP (Conservatives), killed by terrorist bomb on this day in history.  

Apr 01   Iran proclaimed an Islamic Republic following fall of Shah on this day in history.  

Apr 01   On this day in history marinus Peijnenburg, Dutch politician, dies at 51  

Apr 01   National Energy Board raises export tax on light crude oil $1.00 per barrel to $8.00, Albertians are not happy on this day in history.  

Apr 02   Carroll D Rosenbloom LA Rams president, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Apr 02   On this day in history carroll D Rosenbloom, LA Rams president, dies at 72  

Apr 02   On this day in history israeli PM Menachem Begin visits Cairo Egypt  

Apr 03   On this day in history belgium's Martens government forms  

Apr 03   On this day in history jane M Byrne (D) elected 1st woman mayor of Chicago IL  

Apr 04   In the year 1979 edgar Buchanan actor (Uncle Joe-Petticoat Junction), dies at 77  

Apr 04   On this day in history edgar Buchanan, actor (Uncle Joe-Petticoat Junction), dies at 77  

Apr 04   On this day in history jane M Byrne (D), elected 1st woman mayor of Chicago IL  

Apr 04   Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto former Pakistani president, hanged in Pakistan on this day in history.  

Apr 05   In the year 1979 baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver wins his 1,000th game as a skipper  

Apr 05   Ex-premier Pol Jar flees out of Cambodia in the year 1979.  

Apr 05   On this day in history pioneer 11 launched towards Jupiter  

Apr 06   M Marie Widlow, softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1957), dies at 61 on this day in history.  

Apr 06   On this day in history rod Stewart &Alana Collins wed  

Apr 07   Bruno Apitz, writer, dies at 78 on this day in history.  

Apr 07   In the year 1979 henri La Mothe dives 28' into 12 3/8" of water  

Apr 08   In the year 1979 iran proclaimed an Islamic Republic following fall of Shah  

Apr 09   204th &final episode of "All in the Family" in the year 1979.  

Apr 09   Staats Cotsworth, dies at 71 on this day in history.  

Apr 10   On this day in history henriette P "Hetty" Beck, actress (Dodendans), dies at 91  

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

Famous Birthdays In 1979

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Apr 02   On this day in history birth of jesse Carmichael, American musician (Maroon 5)  

Apr 21   On this day in history birth of james McAvoy, Scottish actor  

Apr 28   On this day in history birth of bahram Radan, Iranian actor  

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

May 07   On this day in history birth of katie Douglas, American basketball player  

May 19   Barbara Nedeljakova, Slovak actress was born on this day in history.  

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

May 19   In the year 1979 birth of andrea Pirlo, Italian footballer  

Famous Deaths In 1979

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 03   On this day in history 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   Charles Mingus, US jazz bassist/composer/orchestra leader, dies at 56 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   Zbigniew Turski, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Avery Claflin, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1979.  

Jan 11   Jack Soo, actor (Nick Yemana-Barney Miller, Green Berets), dies at 63 on this day in history.  

Jan 13   Donny Hathaway, Chicago Ill, rocker (Ghetto), commits suicide at 33 died on this day in history.  

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

If you could time-travel, where would you go?
Past
Future
Present