On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1979

Famous Birthdays

  • Erin Lang, Canadian musician

Famous Deaths

  • Joan Chandler, American actress, dies at 55
  • Lester Raymond Flatt, American musician (Ballad of Jed Clampett), dies at 64
1979 Highlights

About May 11, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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