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Number of Records Matching Query: 82
 
CHARLES MINGUSDIED
 
Event Date: 5th January 1979
Description: Bassist, USA
 

DONNY HATHAWAYDIED
 
Event Date: 13th January 1979
Description: Vocalist, songwriter, producer, USA
 

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 20th January 1979
 

AINSLIE HENDERSONBORN
 
Event Date: 28th January 1979
Description: Singer, Songwriter, Scotland
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 31st January 1979
 

SID VICIOUSEVENT
 
Event Date: 2nd February 1979
 

SID VICIOUSDIED
 
Event Date: 2nd February 1979
Description: Bassist, UK
 

BRANDY NORWOODBORN
 
Event Date: 11th February 1979
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 

ZBIGNIEW SEIFERTDIED
 
Event Date: 15th February 1979
Description: Violinist, Polish
 

CARL T SPRAGUEDIED
 
Event Date: 21st February 1979
Description: Sincer, USA
 

JENNIFER LOVE HEWITTBORN
 
Event Date: 21st February 1979
Description: Vocalist, Compsoer, Actress - 2005
 

CORINNE BAILEY RAEBORN
 
Event Date: 26th February 1979
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
 

PUBLIC BROADCAST - GRAND OLE OPRYEVENT
 
Event Date: 3rd March 1979
Description: The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) would telecast an entire Saturday night live from the Grand Ole Opry
 

MIKE PATTODIED
 
Event Date: 4th March 1979
Description: Vocalist, UK
 

JULIA DEMATOBORN
 
Event Date: 7th March 1979
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 12th March 1979
 

PETE DOHERTYBORN
 
Event Date: 12th March 1979
Description: Vocalist, Guitar, Harmonica, UK
 

RICHARD BECKINSALEDIED
 
Event Date: 19th March 1979
Description: Actor. UK
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 25th March 1979
 

NORAH JONESBORN
 
Event Date: 30th March 1979
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Guitarist, Pianist,
 

HEATH LEDGERBORN
 
Event Date: 4th April 1979
Description: Actor, Australia
 

SAM MORANBORN
 
Event Date: 4th April 1979
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 

SOPHIE ELLIS-BEXTORBORN
 
Event Date: 10th April 1979
Description: Vocalist, UKsongwriter, model
 

KATE HUDSONBORN
 
Event Date: 19th April 1979
Description: Actress, USA
 

DANIEL JOHNSBORN
 
Event Date: 22nd April 1979
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Australia
 

ARIANE MOFFATTBORN
 
Event Date: 26th April 1979
Description: Vocalist, Canada
 

KATE PARRYBORN
 
Event Date: 29th April 1979
Description: Singer , Voice Artist, Actor, Presenter, Australia
 

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVEREVENT
 
Event Date: 1st May 1979
 
Summary: SELLS OVER 25 MILLION COPIES. 1979. RSO RECORDS 
 

ELVIS COSTELLOEVENT
 
Event Date: 4th May 1979
 

MILTON AGERDIED
 
Event Date: 6th May 1979
Description: Composer, Lyricist, Pianist. USA
 

EDDIE JEFFERSONDIED
 
Event Date: 8th May 1979
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

LESTER FLATTDIED
 
Event Date: 11th May 1979
Description: Guiarist, USA
 

ROY MONTRELLDIED
 
Event Date: 17th May 1979
Description: Guitarist, USA
 

DAVID NAILBORN
 
Event Date: 18th May 1979
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 

MARY PICKFORDDIED
 
Event Date: 29th May 1979
Description: Actress, Silent Films, Canadian
 

JADE MACRAEBORN
 
Event Date: 4th June 1979
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 

JOHN WAYNEDIED
 
Event Date: 11th June 1979
Description: Actor, USA
 

DEREK PARAVICINIBORN
 
Event Date: 26th June 1979
Description: Pianist, UK
 

LOWELL GEORGEDIED
 
Event Date: 29th June 1979
Description: Guitariist, Musician, Songwriter, Producer, USA
 

LOWELL GEORGE DIESDIED
 
Event Date: 29th June 1979
Description: Member of "Little Feet"
 

VAN MCCOYDIED
 
Event Date: 6th July 1979
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
 

MINNIE RIPPERTONDIED
 
Event Date: 12th July 1979
Description: Vocalist, USA
 

ROSE BYRNEBORN
 
Event Date: 24th July 1979
Description: Actress, Australia
 

DORSEY BURNETTEDIED
 
Event Date: 19th August 1979
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 

JAMIE CULLUMBORN
 
Event Date: 20th August 1979
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, UK
 

KELISBORN
 
Event Date: 21st August 1979
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
 

STAN KENTONDIED
 
Event Date: 25th August 1979
Description: Pianist, Arranger, Composer, USA
 

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 1st September 1979
 

NED COLLETTEBORN
 
Event Date: 6th September 1979
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 

NO 1 UK ALBUM 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 7th September 1979
 

JEAN SEABERGDIED
 
Event Date: 8th September 1979
Description: Actress, USA
 

PINKBORN
 
Event Date: 8th September 1979
Description: Vocalist , Composer. Record producer, USA
 

CAT STEVENSEVENT
 
Event Date: 9th September 1979
 

TOMMY LEONETTIDIED
 
Event Date: 15th September 1979
Description: Vocalist, Actor, US
 

JOHN SIMMONSDIED
 
Event Date: 19th September 1979
Description: Bassist, US
 

GRACIE FIELDSDIED
 
Event Date: 27th September 1979
Description: Vocalist, Actress , Comedian
 

JIMMY MCCULLOCHDIED
 
Event Date: 27th September 1979
Description: Guitarist, UK
 

JIMMY MCCULLOCHEVENT
 
Event Date: 28th September 1979
 

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 28th September 1979
 

THE KNACKEVENT
 
Event Date: 6th October 1979
 

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 13th October 1979
 

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 14th October 1979
 

VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STARSEVENT
 
Event Date: 20th October 1979
 
Summary: TOPS THE CHARTS IN THE UK. 1979 BY “THE BUGGLES”. 
 

BEN GILLIESBORN
 
Event Date: 24th October 1979
Description: Drummer, Australian
 

NATHAN FOLEYBORN
 
Event Date: 27th October 1979
Description: Vocalist, Dancer, Actor, Australian
 

NATINA REEDBORN
 
Event Date: 28th October 1979
Description: Vocalist,Actree,Songwriter
 

JOHN CRASCOCKEVENT
 
Event Date: 17th November 1979
 
Summary: BASSIST FOR “JETHRO TULL” DIES IN 1979, AGED 27 
 

MERLE OBERONDIED
 
Event Date: 23rd November 1979
Description: Actress, Bombay
 

THEA GILMOREBORN
 
Event Date: 25th November 1979
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 

RAY SMITHDIED
 
Event Date: 29th November 1979
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Pianist, USA
 

JACKIE BRENSTONDIED
 
Event Date: 5th December 1979
Description: Saxophonist, USA
 

DAVID KERSHBORN
 
Event Date: 6th December 1979
Description: Vocalist
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 6th December 1979
 

SOPHIE MONKBORN
 
Event Date: 14th December 1979
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Songwriter, Model
 

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1979EVENT
 
Event Date: 15th December 1979
 

THE ELECTRIC HORSEMANEVENT
 
Event Date: 21st December 1979
Description: The Electric Horseman, starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda, premieres
 

JOAN BLONDELLDIED
 
Event Date: 25th December 1979
Description: Actress, USA
 

BLONDIEEVENT
 
Event Date: 29th December 1979
 

WINGSEVENT
 
Event Date: 29th December 1979
 
Summary: HEAD THE BILL, BENEFIT FOR KAMPUCHEA. 1979. 
 

RICHARD RODGERSDIED
 
Event Date: 30th December 1979
Description: Composer, USA
 

RICHARD ROGERSEVENT
 
Event Date: 30th December 1979
 

BOB BRYARBORN
 
Event Date: 31st December 1979
Description: Drummer, USA
 

 
 
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