On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1979

Famous Birthdays

  • Bahram Radan, Iranian actor

Famous Weddings

John Candy

Actor and comedian John Candy (28) weds Rosemary Margaret Hobor at St. Basil's Church in Toronto, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Feliks Roderyk Łabuński, Polish composer, dies at 86
1979 Highlights

About April 28, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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