On This Day

March 7, 1979 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

5th People's Choice Awards: Burt Reynolds & Olivia Newton-John win (Motion Picture) and Alan Alda, Mary Tyler Moore & Carol Burnett win (TV)

Singer and Actress Olivia Newton-John
Singer and Actress
Olivia Newton-John
Actress Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
Actor Burt Reynolds
Burt Reynolds

Deaths in Music

  • Guiomar Novaes, Barzilain concert pianist (Brazilian Order of Merit), dies at 84
  • Klaus Egge, Norwegian composer (Fanitullen), dies at 72
1979 in Music