What Happened on March 12, 1979

Famous Birthdays

  • David Williams, American MLB baseball pitcher, 2001-07 (Pittsburgh Pirates, and 2 other teams), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Edwin Villafuerte, Ecuadorian footballer
  • Nidia Guenard, American professional wrestler
  • Pete Doherty, British singer-songwriter (The Libertines), born in Hexham, Northumberland, England
1979 Highlights

About March 12, 1979

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor
  • UK #1 Song: I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor