1979

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August 8, 2022

1979 (1979 Nen) is a common year starting on Monday according to the Western calendar (Gregorian calendar). 1979.

Other chronology

Chinese Zodiac: Tsuchinoto Sheep Japan (month and day match) 1979 Imperial era 2639 Republic of China (month and day match) republic of china year 68 Democratic People's Republic of Korea (month and day match) Main body 68 years Butsumetsu: 2521-2522 Islamic calendar: February 1, 1399 - February 11, 1400 Jewish calendar: April 2, 5739 - April 11, 5740 Unix Time: 283996800 - 315532799 Modified Julian Day (MJD): 43874 - 44238 Lilius Day (LD): 144715 - 145079

Calendar

Events

January

International Year of the Child January 1 United States and the Republic of China sever diplomatic relations The United States and the People's Republic of China establish diplomatic relations. January 16th Iranian King Mohammad Reza Pahlavi defected to Egypt. Queen releases Don't Stop Me Now. 1/28 - Deng Xiaoping visited the United States from 28th to February 5th after the establishment of US-China relations. After meeting with President Jimmy Carter in Washington, D.C., he visited Houston, Seattle and Atlanta. He visited cutting-edge aerospace, automotive, and communication technology industries. 1/30 - Varig Brazilian Airlines Flight 967 accident.

February

2/1 - Iran Revolution. 2/17 - The Sino-Vietnamese War broke out due to the conflict over Cambodia.

March

3/16 - Chinese troops withdraw from Vietnamese territory, ending the Sino-Vietnamese War. March 26 - Egypt and Israel sign the Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty in Washington. 3/28 -A radioactivity leak accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in the United States.

April

4/10 - Taiwan Relations Act Enacted by the United States government. 4/25 - Withdrawal of the United States Taiwan Cooperation Defense Command and US forces in Taiwan

May

5/1 - Self-government is established in Danish Greenland. 5/4 - United Kingdom,Conservative PartyLeader ThatcherAppointed as Prime Minister (first female prime minister in a developed country). 5/19 - Ford decided to invest in Toyo Kogyo. 5/25 - American Airlines Flight 191 crash

June

7-10 June - Voting for the European Parliamentary elections takes place, the first direct elections to the European Parliament. 6/18 - At the US-Soviet Summit in Vienna, SALTII (Second Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty) is signed. 6/28 - 5th Developed Countries Summit (Tokyo Summit) held. 6/30 - Damage from western Japan to the Tohoku region due to heavy rain caused by the rainy season front. 27 dead or missing, 27 injured.

July

7/1 - Sony released the headphone stereo "Walkman". July 12th Kiribati becomes independent. disco demolition night 7/16 - Iraq, Baath PartySaddam HusseinIs inaugurated as President of Iraq. 7/20 - "Indochina Refugee Issue International Conference" held in Geneva.

August

September

9/7 - American sports channel ESPN opened. 9/20 - The empire collapses due to a bloodless coup d'état by the French army in the Central African Empire. 9/22 - American satellite "Vera Hotel 6911" detects "double flash" near Prince Edward Islands (Vera Incident).

October

10/1 - The Panama Canal Zone, which was an overseas territory of the United States, was abolished and returned to Panama. 10/7 - Former South Korea Central Intelligence Agency (KCIA) Director Kim Hyung-Ak, disappeared in Paris, France. October 26th WHO declares smallpox eradicated. Assassination of South Korean President Park Chung-hee.

November

11/4 - Iran American Embassy hostage crisis. November 18 - 1st Tokyo