What Happened on January 14, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Jimmy Carter proposes Martin Luther King's birthday be a holiday

39th US President Jimmy Carter
39th US President
Jimmy Carter
Civil Rights Activist Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil Rights Activist
Martin Luther King Jr.

Famous Birthdays

  • Angela Lindvall, American supermodel
  • John Reuben, American hip hop artist
  • Karen Elson, British supermodel

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas DeSimone, gangster associate of the Lucchese crime family (b. 1950)