On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1979

Historical Events


Music release#1 in the Charts

"Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?" by Rod Stewart peaks at #1

Singer Rod Stewart
Singer
Rod Stewart

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Allan Border is named 12th man for Australia, only Test Cricket he misses

Cricketer Allan Border
Cricketer
Allan Border

Famous Birthdays

  • Daryl Palumbo, American musician, born in Bellmore, New York
  • Ross Powers, American snowboarder, born in Bennington, Vermont
1979 Highlights

About February 10, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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