Historical Events Happened In 1978
Thursday, 23 October 2014
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 in the year 1978.
Sep 08 In the year 1978 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 Jack L Warner, US movie production (Warner Bros), dies at 86) in the year 1978.
Sep 12 Frank Ferguson, actor (Wagons West, Dynamite, My Gal Sal), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Sep 15 Muhammad Ali beats WBA heavyweight champion Leon Spinks on this day in history.
Sep 15 In the year 1978 willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft builder, dies at 80
Sep 16 In the year 1978 25,000 die in 7.7 earthquake in Iran
Sep 17 A meeting between Egyptian and Israeli leaders creates a framework for Middle East peace on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1978 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 Lina Carstens, actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85 in the year 1978.
Sep 23 100,000 cheering Egyptians welcome Sadat home from Camp David summit on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history jay Adler, actor (Macon County Line, Illegal, Big Combo), dies at 79
Sep 24 Ruth Etting, US dancer/singer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history 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 in the year 1978.
Sep 28 John Paul I, [Albino Luciano], Pope (1978), dies after 33 days as pope in the year 1978.
Sep 29 In the year 1978 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 In the year 1978 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 On this day in history jacques Brel, Belgian chansonnier, buried on Atuama, dies at 49
Oct 10 On this day in history british pop magazine "Smash Hits," 1st published
Oct 10 On this day in history gesina Van de Molen, Dutch lawyer, dies at 86
Oct 10 In the year 1978 pres Carter signs a bill authorizing the Susan B Anthony dollar