Welcome to Awesome80s.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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can find us again. You can also make
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December 19 in 70s/80s History:
"Vega$" actor Robert Urich was born on this date in 1946.
Amy Locane was born on this date in 1971.
Alyssa Milano was born on this date in 1972.
We have a complete list of current and former Baseball players who are celebrating birthdays today.
Movies released on December 19:
A Clockwork Orange in 1971
Being There in 1979
Kramer vs. Kramer in 1979
Across 110th Street in 1972
The Killer Elite in 1975
9 to 5 in 1980
The Formula in 1980
The Jazz Singer in 1980
Little Darlings in 1980
Seems Like Old Times in 1980
Platoon in 1986
George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey in 1984
The River in 1984
The #1 Songs for December 19:
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: 'Kung Fu Fighting' by Carl Douglas.
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: 'Babe' by Styx.
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: 'Out of Touch' by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
1985: 'Broken Wings' by Mr. Mister.
1986: 'The Way It Is' by Bruce Hornsby & the Range.
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 19 of each year.
Do you remember Miami Vice,
Cheers and the Cosby
Show, Gorbachev and the Evil
Empire Strikes Back, E.T., and
Beverly Hills Cop,
Rubik's Cube, the
Atari 2600, and Pac-Man, Mount
St. Helens, the Exxon
Valdez, and Chernobyl, Cosmos
and the Space
Shuttle Challenger, the fall
of the Berlin
Wall and the Tiananmen
Square Massacre, the Sadat
Assassination, the Subway
Iran-Contra and the Stock Market Crash,
Jackson and MTV? Then this site is FOR