On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jane Fonda & 200,000 attend anti-nuke rally in Battery Park, NYC

Actress Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
  • Somali constitution approved by president
  • St Louis legend Lou Brock steals 938th & final base of his career

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryant McKinnie, NFL Offensive Tackle (Minnesota Vikings), born in Woodbury, New Jersey
  • Red, rapper (Another Bad Creation), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Ricky Davis, American basketball player

Famous Deaths

  • Catherine Lacey, actress (October Man, Carnival), dies at 75