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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December 22 in 70s/80s History:
On this date 66 years ago, baseball star Steve Garvey (LA Dodgers) was born.
Bee-Gee Robin Gibb was born on this date in 1949.
Bee-Gee Maurice Gibb was born on this date in 1949.
We have a complete list of current and former Baseball players who are celebrating birthdays today.
In The News for December 22:
On this date in 1972 Pittsburgh Steeler Franco Harris makes the Immaculate Reception and runs 42 yards for the winning touchdown thus giving the Steelers' a playoff victory over the Raiders.
On this date in 1973 A Royal Air Maroc Caravelle SE210 crashed into mountain at Mt. Mellaline, Morroco killing 106.
Movies released on December 22:
Arabian Nights in 1974
McQ in 1974
The Enforcer in 1976
Always in 1989
The Cook, The Thief, His Wife, and Her Lover in 1989
Music Box in 1989
Tango and Cash in 1989
Kiss Me Goodbye in 1982
The #1 Songs for December 22:
1970: 'The Tears of a Clown' by Smokey Robinson & the Miracles.
1971: 'Family Affair' by Sly & the Family Stone.
1972: 'Me & Mrs. Jones' by Billy Paul .
1973: 'The Most Beautiful Girl' by Charlie Rich.
1974: 'Cat's in the Cradle' by Harry Chapin.
1975: 'Fly, Robin, Fly' by Silver Connection.
1976: 'Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)' by Rod Stewart.
1977: 'You Light Up My Life' by Debby Boone.
1978: 'You Don't Bring Me Flowers' by Barbara Streisand & Neil Diamond.
1979: 'Escape (The Pina Colada Song)' by Rupert Holmes.
1980: 'Lady' by Kenny Rogers.
1981: 'Physical' by Olivia Newton-John.
1982: 'Maneater' by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
1983: 'Say Say Say' by Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson.
1984: 'Like a Virgin' by Madonna.
1985: 'Say You, Say Me' by Lionel Richie.
1986: 'Walk Like an Egyptian' by Bangles.
1987: 'Faith' by George Michael .
1988: 'Look Away' by Chicago.
1989: 'We Didn't Start The Fire' by Billy Joel.
These were the most popular songs on December 22 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!