Ride on Stranger
Release year: 1979
Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 1979.
The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
But much more happened on July 1979: find out below
Which were the important events of July 1979?
French tennis pro, a two-time Grand-Slam title holder, she emerged on the world stage in 1999 at the Australian Open finals.
rocker (Grateful Dead), dies in a car accident at age 32.
Italian film actor who appeared in 107 films between 1952 and 1979.
Softball pitcher (Hall of Fame 1959), dies at 53.
Composer, dies at 69.
Which were the top hits in July 1979?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial
Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial
Which were the most popular books released in July 1979?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free