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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1940s  1950s  1960s  – 1970s –  1980s  1990s  2000s
Years: 1976 1977 197819791980 1981 1982
1979 by topic
Subject: ArchaeologyArchitectureArtAviationFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – MeteorologyMusic (Country, Metal) – Rail transportRadioScienceSpaceflightSportsTelevisionVideo gaming
Countries: AustraliaCanada – Ecuador – France – Germany – IndiaIreland – Italy – LuxembourgMalaysiaNew ZealandNorwayPakistan – Philippines – SingaporeSouth Africa– Soviet Union – UKUSAZimbabwe
Leaders: Sovereign statesState leadersReligious leadersLaw
Categories: BirthsDeathsWorksIntroductionsEstablishmentsDisestablishmentsAwards

1979 (MCMLXXIX) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1979 Gregorian calendar). It was the last year of the 1970s.

Contents

  1. Events of 1979
    Jan. · Feb. · March · April ·
    May · June · July · Aug. ·
    Sept. · Oct. · Nov. · Dec. ·
    Undated · Ongoing
  2. Births
  3. Deaths
  4. Nobel Prizes
  5. See also · Notes · External links

Events of 1979

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30

July

July
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30 31

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30 
31

Undated

Ongoing

Fictional

  • The Final Episode of the 70's-based Comedy, That '70s Show takes place in December 31, 1979.
  • Paul Erdman's The Crash of '79 takes place in 1979

Births

1979 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1979
MCMLXXIX
Ab urbe condita 2732
Armenian calendar 1428
ԹՎ ՌՆԻԸ
Bahá'í calendar 135 – 136
Bengali calendar 1386
Berber calendar 2929
Buddhist calendar 2523
Burmese calendar 1341
Byzantine calendar 7487 – 7488
Chinese calendar 戊午年十二月初三日
(4615/4675-12-3)
— to —
己未年十一月十三日
(4616/4676-11-13)
Coptic calendar 1695 – 1696
Ethiopian calendar 1971 – 1972
Hebrew calendar 57395740
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2034 – 2035
 - Shaka Samvat 1901 – 1902
 - Kali Yuga 5080 – 5081
Holocene calendar 11979
Iranian calendar 1357 – 1358
Islamic calendar 1399 – 1400
Japanese calendar Shōwa 54
(昭和54年)
Korean calendar 4312
Thai solar calendar 2522
Unix time 283996800 – 315532799

January–February

March–April

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Deaths

January–March

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Richard Beckinsale

April–June

Mary Pickford
John Wayne

July–September

October–December

Unknown dates

Nobel Prizes

Templeton Prize

Notes


Quotes

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Strategy wiki

Up to date as of January 23, 2010
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From StrategyWiki, the free strategy guide and walkthrough wiki

Games released in 1979.

Subcategories

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Gaming

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Decades
1960s - 1970s - 1980s - 1990s - 2000s - 2010s
Years
1970 1971 1972 1973 1974
1975 1976 1977 1978 1979

Hardware Releases

Notable Game Releases

Business

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Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1940s  1950s  1960s  - 1970s -  1980s  1990s  2000s

Years: 1976 1977 1978 - 1979 - 1980 1981 1982
1979 by topic:
Subject:      Archaeology - Architecture - Art
Aviation - Film - Home video - Literature (Poetry)
Meteorology - Music (Country, Metal)
Rail transport - Radio - Science
Sports - Television - Video gaming
Countries:      Australia - Canada - India - Ireland - Malaysia - New Zealand - Norway - Pakistan - Singapore - South Africa - Soviet Union - UK - Zimbabwe
Leaders:    Sovereign states - State leaders
Religious leaders - Law
Categories: Births - Marriages - Deaths - Introductions
Establishments - Disestablishments - Awards
Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins.

Year 1979 (MCMLXXIX) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1979 Gregorian calendar).


Contents  (full)
1 Events of 1979
Jan. . Feb. . March . April
May . June . July  .  Aug.
Sept. . Oct. . Nov. .  Dec.
Undated . Ongoing . Fictional
2 Births
3 Deaths
4 Nobel prizes -  Templeton Prize
5 See also -  Notes -  External links

Events of 1979

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30

July

July
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30 31

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30

[3]

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30 
31

Undated

Ongoing

Births

1979 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1979
MCMLXXIX

Ab urbe condita 2732
Armenian calendar 1428
ԹՎ ՌՆԻԸ
Bahá'í calendar 135 – 136
Buddhist calendar 2523
Coptic calendar 1695 – 1696
Ethiopian calendar 1971 – 1972
Hebrew calendar 5739 – 5740
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2034 – 2035
 - Shaka Samvat 1901 – 1902
 - Kali Yuga 5080 – 5081
Holocene calendar 11979
Iranian calendar 1357 – 1358
Islamic calendar 1399 – 1400
Japanese calendar Shōwa 54


(昭和 54年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2639
(皇紀2639年)
Julian calendar 2024
Korean calendar 4312
Thai solar calendar 2522

January-February

March-April

May-June

July-August

September-October

November-December

Deaths

January - March

April - June

July - September

October - December

Unknown dates

Nobel prizes

Templeton Prize

Fictional

Film

Television

Computer and video games

  • Set primarily in 1979: Hotel Dusk: Room 215 (announced 2006)

Comics

  • House Of M avengers will be set on 1979 to present day

People of the year 1979 at Familypedia

1 people were born in 1979

Father Mother Age mother at birth
Christopher James Cottell Glyn Christopher Cottell Jennie Nicloe Westlake

0 children were born to the 0 women born in 1979

20 people died in 1979

Father Mother Age at death
Mabel Elizabeth Bennett (1900-1979) William Bennett (1863-1923) Clara Bloomer (1870-1925) 7979
Francis Walter Booby (1897-1979) Charles Booby (1847-1910) Charlotte Fuller (1854-1937) 8282
Emily Bransdon (1885-1979) George Bransdon (1857-1927) Roseanne Cameron (1864-1957) 9494
Margaret Conti (1916-1979) Angelo Conti (1874-1935) Marianna Marie LaBarbera (1883-1960) 6363
Albert Clifford Cramp (1900-1979) Alfred Ernest Cramp (1864-1955) Margaret Williams (1865-1953) 7979
Florence Matilda Curtis (c1895-c1979) Robert Curtis (c1861-?) Elizabeth Shoesmith (1861-1946) 8484
Bernard Lionel Lonsdale Gosper (1902-1979) Joseph Gosper (1853-1934) Martha Hannah Hartnup (1857-1949) 7777
Lilian May Green (1892-1979) John Green (1870-1940) Isabella Blackman (1866-1949) 8787
Hazel Jean Hoy (1901-1979) Arthur Osborn Hoy (1875-1966) Eva Mary Bowden (1878-1963) 7878
Paulus Johannes Korver (1897-1979) Johannes Antonius Korver (1866-1888) Maria Jansje Ran (1860-1929) 8282
Jean Elva Lahey (c1926-1979) Walter Ahrens Lahey (c1892-c1937) Edith Susan Farrell (1901-c1977) 5353
William John Lahey (1889-1979) Michael Lahey (c1850-1927) Harriet Ahrens (c1860-1903) 9090
Lawrence Victor Miller (1895-1979) John James Miller (c1864-aft1929) Anna West (1877-bef1929) 8484
Onyango Obama (1895-1979) Obama (b. Kendu Bay) (bef 1880)
Pelham Caradoc Page (1906-1979) James Grafton Scott Page (1881-1969) Esther Maude Nickson (1882-1950) 7373
… further results


320 people lived in 1979

Father Mother
Carl David Anderson (1905-1991) Carl David Anderson (1878) Emma Adolfina Ajaxson (1878)
Adella May Anthoney (1907-1990) Charles Anthoney (c1867-1955) Esther Louisa Long (1871-1946)
Ruby Apps (1906-1991) William Apps (1861-1941) Olive Mary Hannah Crouch (1877-1926)
Grace Enid Baglin (1933-2006) Edward William Burgess Baglin (1906-1969) Florence Eveline Jenner (1901-1994)
Caroline Louisa Baker (1886-1980) Thomas Baker (1886-?) Louisa Back (1867-?)
Marion Zena Baker (1908-1996) William Josiah Baker (1875-1957) Lydia Jessie Tracey (1877-1964)
James Edward Purcell Baldwin (1905-1990) John Henry Baldwin (1877-1948) Agnes Agatha Purcell (1875-1948)
Arthur Allan Bang (1922-2004) Hans Bang (1897-1972) Clara Anna Bertha Andersen (1897-1968)
Henry Jefferson Percival Bate (1906-1984) Henry John Bate (1881-1967) Lily Percival (?-?)
Geertje Beentjes (1907-1991) Johannes Beentjes (?-?) Maria Catharine de Boer (?-?)
Donald E. Beers (1923-1998) Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962) Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Eleanor C. Beers (1916-2004) Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962) Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Mabel Elizabeth Bennett (1900-1979) William Bennett (1863-1923) Clara Bloomer (1870-1925)
Ingrid of Sweden (1910-2000) Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden (1882-1973) Margaret of Connaught (1882-1920)
Bernhard zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1911-2004) Bernhard zur Lippe (1872-1934) Armgard von Sierstorpff-Cramm (1883-1971)
… further results

Events of the year 1979 at Familypedia

3 people were married in 1979.

Joined with
Marga Bakker (1953-) Johannes H. Tol (1956-)
Cyril J. Deutsch (1903-1986) Unknown (?-?) +Eileen O'Malley (1919-1996)
Johannes H. Tol (1956-) Marga Bakker (1953-)


There were 0 military battles in 1979.

0.003125 Division by zero 0.0625
1979

See also

Notes

External links

Table of contents

Contents


This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at 1979. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.
Facts about 1979RDF feed
Birth rate 0.00313  +
Births 1  +
Deaths 20  +
Fertility warning.png"Division by zero" is not a number.
Mortality 0.0625  +
People 320  +
Year 1,979  +

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1940s  1950s  1960s  - 1970s -  1980s  1990s  2000s
Years: 1976 1977 1978 - 1979 - 1980 1981 1982

1979 (MCMLXXIX) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. It was also the last year of the 1970s.

Contents

Events

Births

Deaths

Nobel Prizes

Films released

Hit songs

  • "A Message To You Rudi/Nite Klub" – The Specials
  • "Accidents Will Happen" – Elvis Costello and the Attractions
  • "After the Love Has Gone" – Earth, Wind & Fire
  • "Ambition" – Vic Goddard and the Subway Sect
  • "Bad Case Of Loving You(Doctor Doctor)" – Robert Palmer
  • "Bang Bang" – B.A. Robertson
  • "Bat out of Hell" – Meat Loaf
  • "Boogie Wonderland" – Earth Wind and Fire with the Emotions
  • "Born To Be Alive" – Patrick Hernandez
  • "Boys Don't Cry" – The Cure
  • "Boys Keep Swinging" – David Bowie
  • "Breakfast In America" – Supertramp
  • "Bright Side Of The Road" – Van Morrison
  • "California Über Alles" – The Dead Kennedys
  • "Can You Feel The Force" – The Real Thing
  • "Can't Stand Losing You" – The Police
  • "Chiquitita" – ABBA
  • "Comme disait Mistinguett" – Dalida
  • "Computer Games" – Mi-Sex
  • "Cool for Cats" – Squeeze
  • "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" – Queen
  • "Cruel To Be Kind" – Nick Lowe
  • "Dance Away" – Roxy Music
  • "Death Disco" – Public Image Limited
  • "Do Anything You Wanna Do" – Thin Lizzy
  • "Does Your Mother Know?" – ABBA
  • "Don't Do Me Like That" – Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • "Don't Stop Me Now" – Queen
  • "Dreaming" – Blondie
  • "Driver's Seat" – Sniff and the Tears
  • "Duchess" – The Stranglers
  • "Electricity" – OMD
  • "Eton Rifles" – The Jam
  • "Every Day Hurts" – Sad Cafe
  • "Everybody's Happy Nowadays" – The Buzzcocks
  • "Gangsters" – The Specials AKA
  • "Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!" – ABBA
  • "Girls Talk" – Dave Edmunds
  • "Go West" – Village People
  • "Gonna Get Along Without You Now" – Viola Wills
  • "Goodbye Stranger" – Supertramp
  • "H.A.P.P.Y. Radio" – Edwin Starr
  • "He must have been eighteen" – Dalida
  • "Helwa Ya Baladi" – Dalida
  • "Here Comes The Summer" – The Undertones
  • "Highway to Hell" – AC/DC
  • "I Don't Like Mondays" – The Boomtown Rats
  • "I Only Wanna Be With You" – The Tourists
  • "I Have A Dream" – ABBA
  • "Il faut danser reggae" – Dalida
  • "In The Navy" – Village People
  • "Into The Valley" – The Skids
  • "Is It Love You're After?" – Rose Royce
  • "Is She Really Going Out With Him?" – Joe Jackson
  • "Jimmy Jimmy" – The Undertones
  • "Just The Way You Are" – Barry White
  • "Just What I Needed" – The Cars
  • "Lady Writer" – Dire Straits
  • "Lay Your Love On Me" – Racey
  • "Let me dance tonight" – Dalida
  • "Let's Go" – The Cars
  • "London Calling" – The Clash
  • "Lucky Number" – Lene Lovich
  • "Making Plans For Nigel" – XTC
  • "Milk And Alcohol" – Dr. Feelgood
  • "Monday, Tuesday... Laissez-moi danser" – Dalida
  • "Morning Dance" – Spyro Gyra
  • "Oliver's Army" – Elvis Costello and the Attractions
  • "On My Radio" – The Selector
  • "One Step Beyond" – Madness
  • "On The Inside – Lynne Hamilton
  • "Parisenne Walkways" – Gary Moore
  • "Problemorama (L'Argent... L'Argent...)" – Dalida
  • "Reasons To Be Cheerful (Part 3)" – Ian Dury and the Blockheads
  • "Rikki Don't Lose That Number" – Steely Dan
  • "Roll Over Beethoven(EP)" – Chuck Berry
  • "Roxanne" – The Police
  • "Sarah" – Thin Lizzy
  • "Slap And Tickle" – Squeeze
  • "Smash It Up" – The Damned
  • "Something Else/Friggin' In The Riggin'" – The Sex Pistols
  • "Spiral Scratch(EP)" – The Buzzcocks
  • "Stop Your Sobbing" – Pretenders
  • "Sultans Of Swing]" – Dire Straits
  • "Take Me To The River" – Talking Heads
  • "Tears Of A Clown/Ranking Full Stop" – The Beat
  • "The Ballad Of Lucy Jordan" – Marianne Faithfull
  • "The Cost Of Living(EP)" – The Clash
  • "The Logical Song" – Supertramp
  • "The Long Run" – The Eagles
  • "Transmission" – Joy Division
  • "Union City Blue" – Blondie
  • "Up The Junction" – Squeeze
  • "Vedrai Vedrai" – Dalida
  • "Voulez-Vous" – ABBA
  • "We Are Family" – Sister Sledge
  • "Whatever You Want" – Status Quo
  • "Wonderful Christmastime" – Paul McCartney
  • "You Decorated My Life" – Kenny Rogers
  • "You Needed Me" – Anne Murray

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