What Happened on December 9, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Murle Breer/Dave Eichelberger wins LPGA J C Penney Golf Classic

Famous Birthdays

  • Olivia Lufkin, Japanese singer
  • Stephen McPhail, Irish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Fulton J Sheen, archbishop/religious broadcaster, dies in NYC at 84