Historical Events In 1978
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Sep 06 Begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1978 jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59
Sep 07 Keith Moon, rock drummer (Who), dies of drug OD at 31 on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1978 martial Law declared in Tehran and other cities, Iran, as riots take place
Sep 08 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history 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 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 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 On this day in history ruth Etting, US dancer/singer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at 80
Sep 25 Claire Adams, actress (Legally Dead, End of the Road), dies at 80 in the year 1978.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1978 israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord
Sep 28 On this day in history 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 in the year 1978.
Oct 01 On this day in history tuvalu (Ellice Islands) gains independence from Britain
Oct 03 In the year 1978 gold hits record $223.50 an ounce in London
Oct 04 Funeral services held for Pope John Paul I on this day in history.
Oct 05 Isaac Bashevis Singer wins the Nobel Prize for literature in the year 1978.
Oct 08 In the year 1978 jim Gilliam, coach (LA Dodgers), dies at 49
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 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