What Happened on March 19, 1979

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • US House of Representatives begins live TV broadcasts via C-SPAN

Famous Birthdays

  • Christos Patsatzoglou, Greek footballer
  • Hedo Türkoğlu, Turkish basketball player
  • Hee-Seop Choi, Korean baseball player
  • Ivan Ljubičić, Croatian tennis player

Famous Deaths

  • Al Hodge, actor (Capt Video), dies at 65
  • Richard Beckinsale, actor (Doing Time, Porridge, Lovers), dies at 31