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1979 Calendar

1979 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728   
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930     
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     

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1979 Historical Event(s)

  •  January 28, 1979 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Earth Sheep in Chinese astrology.
  •  January 29, 1979 – Brenda Spencer kills two people and wounds eight at the Grover Cleveland Elementary School shootings.
  •  April 4, 1979 – President Zulfikar Ali Bhutto of Pakistan is executed.
  •  June 1, 1979 – The first black-led government of Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) in 90 years takes power.
  •  June 12, 1979 – Bryan Allen wins the second Kremer prize for a man powered flight across the English Channel in the Gossamer Albatross.
  •  July 1, 1979 – Sony introduces the Walkman.
  •  August 7, 1979 – Several tornadoes struck the city of Woodstock, Ontario, Canada and the surrounding communities.
  •  October 26, 1979 – Park Chung-hee, President of South Korea is assassinated by KCIA head Kim Jae-kyu. Choi Kyu-ha becomes the acting President; Kim is executed the following May.
  •  November 16, 1979 – The first line of Bucharest Metro (Line M1) is opened from Timpuri Noi to Semănătoarea in Bucharest, Romania.
  •  December 12, 1979 – The unrecognised state of Zimbabwe Rhodesia returns to British control and resumes using the name Southern Rhodesia.

Who Were Born On 1979?

  •  March 2, 1979 – Nicky Weaver, English footballer
  •  May 6, 1979 – Gerd Kanter, Estonian discus thrower
  •  May 12, 1979 – Robert Key, English cricketer
  •  June 20, 1979 – Charlotte Hatherley, English guitarist (Ash)
  •  August 10, 1979 – Brandon Lyon, American baseball player
  •  August 22, 1979 – Brandon Quintin Adams, American actor
  •  September 19, 1979 – Noémie Lenoir, French model and actress
  •  September 26, 1979 – Jaycie Phelps, American gymnast
  •  November 7, 1979 – Jon Peter Lewis, American singer
  •  December 23, 1979 – Holly Madison, American model