Welcome to Super70s.com!
Welcome to the Super70s family of websites: There is Super70s.com,
which covers the 1970s. There is Awesome80s.com,
which covers the 1980s. And there is Virtual90s.com,
which will cover the 1990s starting in late summer of 2008. The
fourth site is BaseballChronology
which covers the history of baseball from the 1840s to the present. Do you
see the set of colored boxes on the right labeled 70s, 80s, 90s, and BC?
These are at the top of every page and allow you to quickly switch between
all four sites!
Have you checked out our new
discussion forums? Now you can discuss anything related to the
Super70s, Awesome80s, or Virtual90s. There are literally thousands of your
messages dating back to the last century already there and I am copying
over more every day. I think you will agree that this is a much better way
to allow you to share your memories with others and read others comments
There are over 400,000 pages combined on these sites, and we're hardly
going to stop there! We constantly add new information, so
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January 31 in 70s/80s History:
On this date 92 years ago, author Norman Mailer was born.
Carol Channing was born on this date in 1923.
"Bob Newhart" actress Suzanne Pleshette was born on this date in 1937.
On this date 68 years ago, baseball star Nolan Ryan (California Angels) was born.
On this date 44 years ago, actress Minnie Driver was born.
We have a complete list of current and former Baseball players who are celebrating birthdays today.
In The News for January 31:
On this date in 1970 'Pistol Pete' Maravich of Louisiana State breaks the all-time NCAA division 1 basketball scoring record.
On this date in 1988 In Super Bowl XXII in San Diego, the Washington Redskins defeated the Denver Broncos by a score of 42-10.
Movies released on January 31:
Toy Soldiers in 1984
The #1 Songs for January 31:
1970: 'I Want You Back' by The Jackson 5.
1971: 'Knock Three Times' by Dawn.
1972: 'American Pie' by Don McClean.
1973: 'Superstition' by Stevie Wonder.
1974: 'You're Sixteen' by Ringo Starr.
1975: 'Please Mr. Postman' by The Capenters.
1976: 'Love Rollercoaster' by Ohio Players.
1977: 'Car Wash' by Rose Royce.
1978: 'Baby Come Back' by Player.
1979: 'Le Freak' by Chic.
1980: 'Rock with You' by Michael Jackson.
1981: 'The Tide is High' by Blondie.
1982: 'I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)' by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
1983: 'Down Under' by Men at Work.
1984: 'Owner of a Lonely Heart' by Yes.
1985: 'Like a Virgin' by Madonna.
1986: 'That's What Friends Are For' by Dionne & Friends .
1987: 'At This Moment' by Billy Vera & the Beaters.
1988: 'Need You Tonight' by INXS.
1989: 'Two Hearts' by Phil Collins.
These were the most popular songs on January 31 of each year.
Do you remember the Concorde,
the Bee Gees, John
Travolta and Saturday Night Fever, Kent
State and the end
of the Vietnam War, Pop
Rocks, the Pet Rock,
the Mood Ring and
the Lava Lamp, Nixon
Jaws and Rocky,
Elton John, Peter
Frampton and The
Fawcett & Charlie's
Angels, the Bermuda
Mile Island and the Disappearance
of D.B. Cooper, the Iranian
Hostage Crisis and Watergate?
Then this site is FOR YOU!