On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1979

Historical Events

  • Apparat releases Newdos + 2.1 for Radio Shack's TRS-80

NHL Record

Isle's Bryan Trottier's 5th career hat trick

NHL Star Bryan Trottier
NHL Star
Bryan Trottier
  • Sarfraz takes 9-86 at MCG as Australia lose 7-5 to lose the Test

Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Youkilis, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Leonide Massine, Russian ballet dancer and choreographer (Diaghilev Ballet Russe 1914-20), dies at 82
1979 Highlights

About March 15, 1979

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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