Historical Events In 1978
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Sep 06 Begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace in the year 1978.
Sep 06 Jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft builder, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history 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 in the year 1978.
Sep 17 In the year 1978 the Camp David accord is signed by Begin, Sadat and Carter
Sep 19 In the year 1978 rolf Gunther, East German priest, self imolation
Sep 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 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 Israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord in the year 1978.
Sep 28 In the year 1978 john Paul I, [Albino Luciano], Pope (1978), dies after 33 days as pope
Sep 29 John Paul I, Pope for 34 days, dies at 65 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1978.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 09 Jacques Brel, Belgian chansonnier, buried on Atuama, dies at 49 in the year 1978.
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.