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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May 24 in 70s/80s History:
"Lady Marmalade" singer Patti LaBelle was born on this date in 1944.
Priscilla Presley (wife of Elvis) was born on this date in 1945.
"Seven Year Ache" singer Rosanne Cash was born on this date in 1955.
We have a complete list of current and former Baseball players who are celebrating birthdays today.
In The News for May 24:
On this date in 1976 Air France & British Airways begin Concorde service to Washington from Paris and London.
Movies released on May 24:
Hurricane in 1979
Desperate Living in 1977
Dawn of the Dead in 1979
Rambo: First Blood Part 2 in 1985
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade in 1989
The #1 Songs for May 24:
1970: 'American Woman' by The Guess Who.
1971: 'Joy to the World' by Three Dog Night.
1972: 'The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face' by Roberta Flack.
1973: 'You Are the Sunshine of My Life' by Stevie Wonder.
1974: 'The Streak' by Ray Stevens.
1975: 'Shining Star' by Earth, Wind & Fire.
1976: 'Silly Love Songs' by Paul McCartney & Wings.
1977: 'Sir Duke' by Stevie Wonder.
1978: 'With a Little Luck' by Paul McCartney & Wings.
1979: 'Reunited' by Peaches & Herb.
1980: 'Call Me' by Blondie.
1981: 'Bette Davis Eyes' by Kim Carnes.
1982: 'Ebony & Ivory' by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder.
1983: 'Let's Dance' by David Bowie.
1984: 'Hello' by Lionel Richie.
1985: 'Don't You (Forget About Me)' by Simple Minds.
1986: 'Greatest Love of All' by Whitney Houston.
1987: 'With Or Without You' by U2.
1988: 'Anything for You' by Gloria Estefan.
1989: 'Forever Your Girl' by Paula Abdul.
These were the most popular songs on May 24 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!