What Happened on January 27, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

36th Golden Globes: Midnight Express, Jon Voight & Jane Fonda win

Actress Jane Fonda
Actress
Jane Fonda
Actor Jon Voight
Actor
Jon Voight
  • Islanders ends 23 undefeated games at home streak (15-0-8)

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Vettori, New Zealand cricketer
  • Jessica Lynn Ferdinand, Miss New York Teen USA (1997)
  • Liesbet Van Breedam, Belgian beach volleyball player
  • Rosamund Pike, British actress

Famous Deaths

  • Qalander Ba Ba Auliya, Sufi master (b. 1898)