On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1979

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Arroyo, Puerto Rican basketball player, born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico
  • Diva Zappa, American artist and daughter of Frank, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Graeme McDowell, Irish golfer (US Open 2010), born in Portrush, Northern Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • Beppie Nooij, Dutch actress and director (Red Sien, Zeemansvrouwen), dies at 60
1979 Highlights

About July 30, 1979

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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