Historical Events on August 15, 1979

About Aug 15, 1979

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 2 months and 0 days

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Apocalypse Now", directed by Francis Ford Coppola and starring Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, and Martin Sheen, is released (Palme d'Or 1979)

  • Andrew Young resigns as US ambassador to the United Nations