On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1979

Historical Events

  • US Skylab enters atmosphere over Australia and disintegrates

Famous Birthdays

  • √Čric Abidal, French footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Wagner, French Canadian judge and politician, dies at 54
1979 Highlights

About July 11, 1979

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 4 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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