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
Super70s.com to your favorites, so you
can find us again. You can also make
Super70s.com your home page.)
October 1 in 70s/80s History:
On this date 94 years ago, actor Walter Matthau was born.
President Jimmy Carter (1977-1981) was born on this date in 1924.
"Happy Days" actor Tom Bosley was born on this date in 1927.
On this date 86 years ago, actor George Peppard was born.
On this date 69 years ago, baseball star Rod Carew (Minnesota Twins) was born.
We have a complete list of current and former Baseball players who are celebrating birthdays today.
Movies released on October 1:
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre in 1974
My Favorite Year in 1982
The Hit in 1984
The #1 Songs for October 1:
1970: 'Ain't No Mountain High Enough' by Diana Ross.
1971: 'Go Away Little Girl' by Donny Osmond.
1972: 'Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me' by Mac Davis.
1973: 'We're An American Band' by Grand Funk.
1974: 'Rock Me Gently' by Andy Kim.
1975: 'I'm Sorry' by John Denver.
1976: 'Play that Funky Music' by Wild Cherry.
1977: 'Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band' by Meco.
1978: 'Kiss You All Over' by Exile.
1979: 'My Sharona' by The Knack.
1980: 'Upside Down' by Diana Ross.
1981: 'Endless Love' by Diana Ross & Lionel Richie.
1982: 'Abracadabra' by Steve Miller Band.
1983: 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' by Bonnie Tyler.
1984: 'Let's Go Crazy' by Prince & the Revolution.
1985: 'Money for Nothing' by Dire Straits.
1986: 'Stuck With You' by Huey Lewis and the News.
1987: 'Didn't We Almost Have It All' by Whitney Houston.
1988: 'Don't Worry Be Happy' by Bobby McFerrin.
1989: 'Girl I'm Gonna Miss You' by Milli Vanilli.
These were the most popular songs on October 1 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!