What Happened on December 7th, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ayako Fujitani, Japanese actress
  • Derek Ramsay, Filipino actor and model
  • Jennifer Carpenter, American actress
  • Lampros Choutos, Greek footballer
  • Sara Bareilles, American singer

Famous Deaths

  • Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, 1st woman full prof at Harvard U, dies
  • Mari Andriessen, sculptor (Docker), Amsterdam, dies at 82
  • Nicolas Born, German writer, dies of cancer at 41
  • Prince Chahryar Shafik, Shah of Iran's nephew, murdered in Paris