What Happened on September 28, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes TKOs Earnie Shavers in 11 for heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes

Famous Birthdays

  • Anndi Lynn McAfee, actress (Ice Cream Man, Conagher)
  • Bam Margera, American skateboarder