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
come back soon! (Don't forget to add
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July 4 in 70s/80s History:
"Dear Abby" columnist Abigail Van Buren was born on this date in 1918.
On this date 97 years ago, advice-columnist Ann Landers was born.
On this date 88 years ago, playright Neil Simon was born.
New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner was born on this date in 1930.
We have a complete list of current and former Baseball players who are celebrating birthdays today.
Movies released on July 4:
The Wanderers in 1979
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's Hi in 1976
The #1 Songs for July 4:
1970: 'The Love You Save' by The Jackson 5.
1971: 'It's Too Late' by Carole King.
1972: 'Song Sung Blue' by Neil Diamond.
1973: 'Give Me Love (Give Me Peace on Earth)' by George Harrison.
1974: 'Sundown' by Gordon Lightfoot.
1975: 'Love Will Keep Us Together' by The Captain & Tennille.
1976: 'Silly Love Songs' by Paul McCartney & Wings.
1977: 'Gonna Fly Now (Theme from 'Rocky')' by Bill Conti.
1978: 'Shadow Dancing' by Andy Gibb.
1979: 'Ring My Bell' by Anita Ward.
1980: 'Coming Up (Live at Glasgow)' by Paul McCartney & Wings.
1981: 'Bette Davis Eyes' by Kim Carnes.
1982: 'Don't You Want Me' by Human League.
1983: 'Flashdance… What A Feeling' by Irene Cara.
1984: 'The Reflex' by Duran Duran.
1985: 'Heaven' by Bryan Adams.
1986: 'On My Own' by Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald.
1987: 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)' by Whitney Houston.
1988: 'Dirty Diana' by Michael Jackson.
1989: 'Baby Don't Forget My Number' by Milli Vanilli.
These were the most popular songs on July 4 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!