Historical Events For 1978
Monday, 25 September 2017
Sep 06 In the year 1978 begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace
Sep 06 Jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59 in the year 1978.
Sep 07 Keith Moon, rock drummer (Who), dies of drug OD at 31 on this day in history.
Sep 08 Martial Law declared in Tehran and other cities, Iran, as riots take place on this day in history.
Sep 08 Pancho Vladigerov, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history jack L Warner, US movie production (Warner Bros), dies at 86)
Sep 12 On this day in history frank Ferguson, actor (Wagons West, Dynamite, My Gal Sal), dies at 69
Sep 15 On this day in history muhammad Ali beats WBA heavyweight champion Leon Spinks
Sep 15 Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft builder, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Sep 16 In the year 1978 25,000 die in 7.7 earthquake in Iran
Sep 17 In the year 1978 a meeting between Egyptian and Israeli leaders creates a framework for Middle East peace
Sep 17 On this day in history the Camp David accord is signed by Begin, Sadat and Carter
Sep 19 Rolf Gunther, East German priest, self imolation on this day in history.
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 23 100,000 cheering Egyptians welcome Sadat home from Camp David summit on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1978 jay Adler, actor (Macon County Line, Illegal, Big Combo), dies at 79
Sep 24 On this day in history ruth Etting, US dancer/singer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at 80
Sep 25 On this day in history claire Adams, actress (Legally Dead, End of the Road), dies at 80
Sep 25 PSA Boeing 727 and a Cessna private plane collide by San Diego, 144 die in the year 1978.
Sep 26 On this day in history 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 in the year 1978.
Sep 29 On this day in history john Paul I, Pope for 34 days, dies at 65
Sep 30 In the year 1978 edgar Bergen, ventriloquist (Charlie McCarthy), dies at 75
Oct 01 Tuvalu (Ellice Islands) gains independence from Britain in the year 1978.
Oct 03 In the year 1978 gold hits record $223.50 an ounce in London
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 Jim Gilliam, coach (LA Dodgers), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1978 jacques Brel, Belgian chansonnier, buried on Atuama, dies at 49
Oct 10 British pop magazine "Smash Hits," 1st published in the year 1978.
Oct 10 On this day in history gesina Van de Molen, Dutch lawyer, dies at 86
Oct 10 Pres Carter signs a bill authorizing the Susan B Anthony dollar in the year 1978.