What Happened on June 14, 1979

Historical Events

  • Canada all out for 45 runs in Cricket World Cup v England, in 40.3 overs

Sports History

NY Giants Willie McCovey 513th HR is an NL lefty record

  • Rock group "Little Feat" disbands
1979 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Henriquez, American jazz and Latin jazz double bassist (Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra), born in New York City
Born in 1979

Famous Deaths

  • David Butler, American director (April in Paris, Calamity Jane), dies at 84

About June 14, 1979

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hot Stuff - Donna Summer
  • UK #1 Song: Ring My Bell - Anita Ward