What Happened on October 9, 1979

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Howard Stern begins broadcasting on WCCC in Hartford, Connecticut

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Greenwald, American musician(Phantom Planet), actor, model
  • Brandon Routh, American actor
  • Gonzalo Sorondo, Uruguayan footballer
  • Lydia Jane Lipscombe, breastroker (Olympics 1996), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Todd Kelly, Australian racing driver