On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1979

Historical Events


Music concertMusic Concert

Mick Jagger & Keith Richards give a benefit concert in Canada

Rock Star Mick Jagger
Rock Star
Mick Jagger
Guitarist and Songwriter Keith Richards
Guitarist and Songwriter
Keith Richards

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDaniel Johns

Daniel Johns, Australian musician (Silverchair), born in Newcastle, New South Wales

Musician Daniel Johns
Musician
Daniel Johns
  • Zoltan Gera, Hungarian footballer
1979 Highlights

About April 22, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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