Time Line 1979

Births

    Ordinations

      Religious Professions

      Consecrations

      Deaths

      Venerations

      Beatifications

      Canonizations

        Founded

        Elevations

          Publications

          Other Events

          • Pope John Paul II‘s first overseas trip as pope
          • Pope John Paul II becomes the first pope to visit the White House
          • work begins on the New King James Bible, a complete revision of 1611 Authorized Version, updating archaisms and retaining style
          1978 1980