What Happened on September 7, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 5 day MUSE concert against nuclear energy opens at Madison Square Garden, New York
  • The Entertainment and Sports Programming Network (ESPN) makes its debut.

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Stokes, American baseball player
  • Pavol Hochschorner and Peter Hochschorner - Slovak slalom canoers