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
Awesome80s.com to your favorites, so you
can find us again. You can also make
Awesome80s.com your home page.)
November 24 in 70s/80s History:We have a complete list of current and former Baseball players who are celebrating birthdays today.
In The News for November 24:
On this date in 1971 D.B. Cooper skyjacks $200,000 in ransom, parachutes out of a 727, and disappears.
Movies released on November 24:
Murder on the Orient Express in 1974
The Other Side of Midnight in 1977
Mystery Train in 1989
Toxic Avenger 3 in 1989
Android in 1982
The #1 Songs for November 24:
1970: 'I Think I Love You' by The Partridge Family.
1971: 'Theme from 'Shaft'' by Isaac Hayes.
1972: 'I Can See Clearly Now' by Johnny Nash.
1973: 'Photograph' by Ringo Starr.
1974: 'I Can Help' by Billy Swan.
1975: 'That's the Way I Like It' by K.C. & the Sunshine Band.
1976: 'Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)' by Rod Stewart.
1977: 'You Light Up My Life' by Debby Boone.
1978: 'MacArthur Park' by Donna Summer.
1979: 'No More Tears (Enough is Enough)' by Barbara Streisand/Donna Summer.
1980: 'Lady' by Kenny Rogers.
1981: 'Physical' by Olivia Newton-John.
1982: 'Up Where We Belong' by Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes.
1983: 'All Night Long (All Night)' by Lionel Richie.
1984: 'Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go' by Wham!.
1985: 'We Built This City' by Starship.
1986: 'Human' by Human League.
1987: 'Mony Mony' by Billy Idol.
1988: 'Bad Medicine' by Bon Jovi.
1989: 'When I See You Smile' by Bad English.
These were the most popular songs on November 24 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