1979
1979 (MCMLXXIX)was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter G), the 1979th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 979th year of the 2nd...
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Pharrell Williams, Moby and Andrew W.K. want to perform at bullied dancing man's LA party
After a screenshot of a man being humiliated just for dancing went viral - a massive online search was launched to track him down and put a smile back on his face. Los Angeles resident Cassandra Fair...
1979 Belmont Stakes
The 1979 Belmont Stakes won by Coastal in a HUGE upset over the heavy favorite, Spectacular Bid.
Adam Levine - Lost Stars (Lyric Video) - 2015 Best Song Oscar Nominee
Adam Levine performs "Lost Stars" from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Begin Again. Nominated for a 2015 "Best Original Song" Academy Award
Pharrell Williams, Moby and Andrew W.K. want to perform at bullied dancing man's LA party
After a screenshot of a man being humiliated just for dancing went viral - a massive online search was launched to track him down and put a smile back on his face. Los Angeles resident Cassandra Fair...
The Who concert disaster
On 3 December 1979, British rock band the Who performed a concert that was marred by a disastrous turn of events that resulted in the deaths of eleven people. This particular concert was held at River...
Havana Jam
Havana Jam was a three-day music festival that took place at the Karl Marx Theater, in Havana, Cuba, on 2–4 March 1979. It was sponsored by Bruce Lundvall, the president of Columbia Records, Jerry Mas...
Among Others
Among Others is a 2011 fantasy novel by Jo Walton, published originally by Tor Books. It is published in the UK by Corsair (Constable & Robinson). It won the 2012 Nebula Award for Best Novel, the ...
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Miss USA 1979
Miss USA 1979, the 28th Miss USA pageant, was televised live by CBS from the Gulf Coast Convention Center in Biloxi, Mississippi on April 30, 1979.The pageant was won by Mary Therese Friel of New York...
33rd Tony Awards
The 33rd Annual Tony Awards was broadcast by CBS television on June 3, 1979 from the Shubert Theatre in New York City. The hosts were Jane Alexander, Henry Fonda and Liv Ullmann.
The presenters we...
Bosoms and Neglect
Bosoms and Neglect is a play by American playwright John Guare, first staged in 1979 at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
Bosoms and Neglect, directed by Mel Shapiro, scenery by John Wulp,...
Catechesi Tradendae
Catechesi Tradendae is a post-synodal apostolic exhortation of Pope John Paul II, published October 16, 1979, on the topic of catechesis in the contemporary period.The exhortation is addressed to the...
Sverdlovsk anthrax leak
The Sverdlovsk anthrax leak was an incident in which spores of anthrax were accidentally released from a military facility in the city of Sverdlovsk (formerly, and now again, Yekaterinburg) 1450 ...
1979 Warsaw gas explosion
The 1979 explosion at PKO Bank Polski’s Rotunda office in Warsaw took place on February 15, 1979, at 12:37 p.m. As a result, 49 people died and 135 were injured. Officially, the tragedy was caused by ...
1979 Warsaw gas explosion - Wikipedia
1979 Pulitzer Prize
The following are the Pulitzer Prizes for 1979.
Edward Almond
Edward Mallory "Ned" Almond (December 12, 1892 – June 11, 1979) was a United States Army general best known as the commander of the Army's X Corps during the Korean War.
Born in Luray, Virginia, A...
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