What Happened on December 22, 1979

Famous Deaths

  • Darryl F. Zanuck, American film producer and President (20th Century Fox), dies at 77
1979 Highlights

About December 22, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Escape (The Pina Colada Song) - Rupert Holmes
  • UK #1 Song: Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2) - Pink Floyd