Historical Events For 1978
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Sep 06 On this day in history begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace
Sep 06 Jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1978 keith Moon, rock drummer (Who), dies of drug OD at 31
Sep 08 Martial Law declared in Tehran and other cities, Iran, as riots take place in the year 1978.
Sep 08 In the year 1978 pancho Vladigerov, composer, dies at 79
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 On this day in history 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 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 Rolf Gunther, East German priest, self imolation in the year 1978.
Sep 22 On this day in history israeli PM Menachem Begin returns home after Camp David summit
Sep 22 In the year 1978 lina Carstens, actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85
Sep 23 100,000 cheering Egyptians welcome Sadat home from Camp David summit in the year 1978.
Sep 23 Jay Adler, actor (Macon County Line, Illegal, Big Combo), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Sep 24 Ruth Etting, US dancer/singer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1978 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 on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1978 railroad clerks go on strike, halting more than 2/3s of rail service
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 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 In the year 1978 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 On this day in history funeral services held for Pope John Paul I
Oct 05 Isaac Bashevis Singer wins the Nobel Prize for literature in the year 1978.
Oct 08 Jim Gilliam, coach (LA Dodgers), dies at 49 in the year 1978.
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 Gesina Van de Molen, Dutch lawyer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Oct 10 Pres Carter signs a bill authorizing the Susan B Anthony dollar on this day in history.