What Happened on April 21, 1979

Historical Events

  • "Carmelina" closes at St James Theater NYC after 17 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • James McAvoy, Scottish actor (X-Men: First Class), born in Glasgow, Scotland
1979 Highlights

About April 21, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Knock On Wood - Amii Stewart
  • UK #1 Song: Bright Eyes - Art Garfunkel