What Happened on April 29, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Jane Blalock wins LPGA Otey Crisman Golf Classic

Famous Birthdays

  • Jo O'Meara, British singer (S Club)
  • Lee Dong-Gook, Korean footballer
  • Matt Tong, English drummer (Bloc Party)
  • Ryan Sharp, Scottish racing driver

Famous Deaths

  • Hardie Gramatky, American author and animator (b. 1907)
  • Julia Perry, American composer (Soul Symphony), dies at 55