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
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September 17 in 70s/80s History:
"Planet of the Apes" actor Roddy McDowall was born on this date in 1928.
On this date 83 years ago, actress Anne Bancroft was born.
"Three's Company" actor John Ritter was born on this date in 1948.
We have a complete list of current and former Baseball players who are celebrating birthdays today.
In The News for September 17:
On this date in 1982 Flooding which takes place between September 17-21 in El Salvador, Guatemala leaves more than 1,300 dead.
Movies released on September 17:
Kotch in 1971
Swept Away in 1975
The Front in 1976
The #1 Songs for September 17:
1970: 'War' by Edwin Starr.
1971: 'Go Away Little Girl' by Donny Osmond.
1972: 'Black & White' by Three Dog Night.
1973: 'Delta Dawn' by Helen Reddy.
1974: 'I Shot the Sheriff' by Eric Clapton.
1975: 'Rhinestone Cowboy' by Glen Campbell.
1976: '(Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty' by K.C. & the Sunshine Band.
1977: 'Best of My Love' by Emotions.
1978: 'Boogie Oogie Oogie' by A Taste of Honey.
1979: 'My Sharona' by The Knack.
1980: 'Upside Down' by Diana Ross.
1981: 'Endless Love' by Diana Ross & Lionel Richie.
1982: 'Hard To Say I'm Sorry' by Chicago.
1983: 'Maniac' by Michael Sembello.
1984: 'What's Love Got To Do With It' by Tina Turner.
1985: 'St. Elmo's Fire (Man in Motion)' by John Parr.
1986: 'Take My Breath Away' by Berlin.
1987: 'La Bamba' by Los Lobos.
1988: 'Sweet Child O' Mine' by Guns N' Roses.
1989: 'Don't Wanna Lose You' by Gloria Estefan.
These were the most popular songs on September 17 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!