August 24, 1979 in Music

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Music

Film release premierFilm Release

Musical film "Rock 'n' Roll High School" directed by Allan Arkush featuring the Ramones is released in NYC (released throughout the US 20 days later)

Guitarist Johnny Ramone
Johnny Ramone

Birthdays in Music

  • Elva Hsiao, Taiwanese singer, born in Zhongli, Taoyuan, Taiwan