What Happened on October 4, 1979

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Hugh Leonards "Life" premieres in Dublin
  • USSR performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Bjorn Phau, German tennis player
  • Rachael Leigh Cook, American actress
  • Stefan Booth, British actor

Famous Deaths

  • Christina Spierenburg, Dutch singer, dies at 56