What Happened on January 19, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • John N Mitchell (former US Attorney General) released on parole from federal prison

Famous Birthdays

  • Josu Sarriegi, Spanish/Basque footballer
  • Svetlana Khorkina, Russian gymnast
  • Wiley, English Rapper (Grime)

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Meurisse, actor (Diabolique, Truth, Suspects, Monocle), dies