Historical Events Happened In 1978
Monday, 31 August 2015
Sep 06 Begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace in the year 1978.
Sep 06 In the year 1978 jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59
Sep 07 In the year 1978 keith Moon, rock drummer (Who), dies of drug OD at 31
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 on this day in history.
Sep 09 Jack L Warner, US movie production (Warner Bros), dies at 86) in the year 1978.
Sep 12 On this day in history frank Ferguson, actor (Wagons West, Dynamite, My Gal Sal), dies at 69
Sep 15 In the year 1978 muhammad Ali beats WBA heavyweight champion Leon Spinks
Sep 15 Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft builder, dies at 80 in the year 1978.
Sep 16 25,000 die in 7.7 earthquake in Iran on this day in history.
Sep 17 A meeting between Egyptian and Israeli leaders creates a framework for Middle East peace in the year 1978.
Sep 17 the Camp David accord is signed by Begin, Sadat and Carter on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history rolf Gunther, East German priest, self imolation
Sep 22 Israeli PM Menachem Begin returns home after Camp David summit in the year 1978.
Sep 22 Lina Carstens, actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85 in the year 1978.
Sep 23 In the year 1978 100,000 cheering Egyptians welcome Sadat home from Camp David summit
Sep 23 Jay Adler, actor (Macon County Line, Illegal, Big Combo), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1978 ruth Etting, US dancer/singer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at 80
Sep 25 Claire Adams, actress (Legally Dead, End of the Road), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Sep 25 PSA Boeing 727 and a Cessna private plane collide by San Diego, 144 die on this day in history.
Sep 26 Railroad clerks go on strike, halting more than 2/3s of rail service in the year 1978.
Sep 28 On this day in history israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord
Sep 28 John Paul I, [Albino Luciano], Pope (1978), dies after 33 days as pope in the year 1978.
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 On this day in history tuvalu (Ellice Islands) gains independence from Britain
Oct 03 Gold hits record $223.50 an ounce in London on this day in history.
Oct 04 Funeral services held for Pope John Paul I in the year 1978.
Oct 05 Isaac Bashevis Singer wins the Nobel Prize for literature on this day in history.
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 British pop magazine "Smash Hits," 1st published on this day in history.
Oct 10 Gesina Van de Molen, Dutch lawyer, dies at 86 in the year 1978.
Oct 10 In the year 1978 pres Carter signs a bill authorizing the Susan B Anthony dollar