Here are 2 famous actors from Indonesia died in 1979:
Bambang Irawan (February 5, 1932 Kendal Regency-October 8, 1979 Jakarta) was an Indonesian actor and film director. His children are called Ria Irawan, Dewi Irawan and Bambang Widya Permadi Irawan.
Masito Sitorus (November 25, 1930 Pematangsiantar-January 22, 1979 Indonesia) otherwise known as Mangasa Pandapotan Sitorus was an Indonesian actor. His child is called Eka Dimitri Sitorus.