Historical Events Happened In 1978
Saturday, 01 November 2014
Sep 06 Begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59
Sep 07 On this day in history keith Moon, rock drummer (Who), dies of drug OD at 31
Sep 08 On this day in history martial Law declared in Tehran and other cities, Iran, as riots take place
Sep 08 Pancho Vladigerov, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1978.
Sep 09 In the year 1978 jack L Warner, US movie production (Warner Bros), dies at 86)
Sep 12 Frank Ferguson, actor (Wagons West, Dynamite, My Gal Sal), dies at 69 in the year 1978.
Sep 15 Muhammad Ali beats WBA heavyweight champion Leon Spinks on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft builder, dies at 80
Sep 16 25,000 die in 7.7 earthquake in Iran in the year 1978.
Sep 17 In the year 1978 a meeting between Egyptian and Israeli leaders creates a framework for Middle East peace
Sep 17 the Camp David accord is signed by Begin, Sadat and Carter on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1978 rolf Gunther, East German priest, self imolation
Sep 22 In the year 1978 israeli PM Menachem Begin returns home after Camp David summit
Sep 22 On this day in history lina Carstens, actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85
Sep 23 In the year 1978 100,000 cheering Egyptians welcome Sadat home from Camp David summit
Sep 23 On this day in history jay Adler, actor (Macon County Line, Illegal, Big Combo), dies at 79
Sep 24 In the year 1978 ruth Etting, US dancer/singer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at 80
Sep 25 In the year 1978 claire Adams, actress (Legally Dead, End of the Road), dies at 80
Sep 25 In the year 1978 pSA Boeing 727 and a Cessna private plane collide by San Diego, 144 die
Sep 26 In the year 1978 railroad clerks go on strike, halting more than 2/3s of rail service
Sep 28 Israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord on this day in history.
Sep 28 John Paul I, [Albino Luciano], Pope (1978), dies after 33 days as pope on this day in history.
Sep 29 John Paul I, Pope for 34 days, dies at 65 in the year 1978.
Sep 30 Edgar Bergen, ventriloquist (Charlie McCarthy), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Oct 01 Tuvalu (Ellice Islands) gains independence from Britain in the year 1978.
Oct 03 Gold hits record $223.50 an ounce in London in the year 1978.
Oct 04 On this day in history funeral services held for Pope John Paul I
Oct 05 On this day in history isaac Bashevis Singer wins the Nobel Prize for literature
Oct 08 In the year 1978 jim Gilliam, coach (LA Dodgers), dies at 49
Oct 09 Jacques Brel, Belgian chansonnier, buried on Atuama, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Oct 10 British pop magazine "Smash Hits," 1st published on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1978 gesina Van de Molen, Dutch lawyer, dies at 86
Oct 10 Pres Carter signs a bill authorizing the Susan B Anthony dollar on this day in history.