Stamps by Year - 1979

  • Stamp BUL 1979 Sept. 30th OG Moscow with Olympic pictograms No. 5 on tab)

    stamp bul 1979 nov. 30th og moscow mi 2840 with pictograms in margins  stamp bul 1979 nov. 30th og moscow mi 2841 with pictograms in margins 
     stamp bul 1979 nov. 30th og moscow mi 2842 with pictograms in margins  stamp bul 1979 nov. 30th og moscow mi 2843 with pictograms in margins
     stamp bul 1979 nov. 30th og moscow mi 2844 with pictograms in margins  stamp bul 1979 nov. 30th og moscow mi 2845 with pictograms in margins
  • Stamp GRN 1979 Febr. 7th - Easter Water Parade

    stamp grn 1979 febr. 7th easter water parade 1978 mi 948 three 4 racing   MI 948 
  • Stamp USA 1979 Sept. 28th

    stamp usa 1979 sept. 28th og moscow mi 1400 2    stamp usa 1979 sept. 28th og moscow mi 1398 1401
     stamp usa 1979 og moscow mi 1400 pure sterling silver 2 front  stamp usa 1979 og moscow mi 1400 pure sterling silver 2 reverse
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    This stamp was withdrawn from sale on

    March 11th, 1980 due to the U.S. boycott

    of the Olympic Games 1980 at Moscow.

    It was re-released on Aug. 4th, 1980 "to

    honour the fine men and women of the

    U.S. Olympic team who had sacrificed months

    and years of training" (Quotation of post-

    master General William F. Bolger)

  • Stamp YUG 1979 Aug. 28th WRC Bled

     

     stamp yug 1979 aug. 28th mi 1795 wrc bled

     stamp yug 1979 aug. 28th wrc bled imperforated mi 1795 u

          Blades of No. 3 and 5 in the water,

          blades of No. 2 and 4 out of the water!

     stamp yug 1979 aug. 28th wrc bled mi 1795 complete sheet of 9  

               MI 1795

               The inscription "IX. World Rowing Championships" is incorrect.

               The first WRC were held at Lucerne 1962, followed by Bled 1966,

               St. Catherines 1970, Lucerne 1974, Nottingham 1975,

               Amsterdam 1977 and Lake Karapiro 1978.        

               Bled 1979 hosted the 8th Men's WRC.