On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1979

Historical Events

  • Rainbow seen in Northern Wales for a 3 hours duration

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Burgess, Australian athlete, born in Perth, Australia
  • Yoichiro Morikawa, Japanese film director, born in Fukui, Japan
1979 Highlights

About August 14, 1979

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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