On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1979

Historical Events

  • The Village People's Y.M.C.A becomes their only UK #1 single. At its peak it sold over 150,000 copies a day.
1979 Highlights

About January 6, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn