On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1979

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Johnson, American actor, born in Austin, Texas
1979 Highlights

About August 7, 1979

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 43 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Bad Girls - Donna Summer
  • UK #1 Song: I Don't Like Mondays - Boomtown Rats