What Happened on March 4, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Grand Tour" closes at Palace Theater NYC after 61 performances
  • 200th episode of "All in the Family"
  • Sally Little wins LPGA Bent Tree Golf Classic
  • US Voyager I photo reveals Jupiter's rings

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Fouhy, New Zealand flatwater canoeist
  • Geoff Huegill, Australian swimmer
  • Jon Fratelli, Scottish singer (The Fratellis)

Famous Deaths

  • Willi Unsoeld, American mountain climber (b. 1926)