On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1979

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear Test

Famous Birthdays

  • Axel Teichmann, German cross-country skier
  • Bernie Castro, Dominican baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • George De Witt, TV host (Name that Tune), dies at 56
1979 Highlights

About July 14, 1979

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 41 years and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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