Historical Events In 1978
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 in the year 1978.
Sep 07 Keith Moon, rock drummer (Who), dies of drug OD at 31 on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history 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 In the year 1978 jack L Warner, US movie production (Warner Bros), dies at 86)
Sep 12 In the year 1978 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history 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 in the year 1978.
Sep 26 On this day in history railroad clerks go on strike, halting more than 2/3s of rail service
Sep 28 In the year 1978 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 on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history edgar Bergen, ventriloquist (Charlie McCarthy), dies at 75
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 Funeral services held for Pope John Paul I in the year 1978.
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 Jacques Brel, Belgian chansonnier, buried on Atuama, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Oct 10 British pop magazine "Smash Hits," 1st published in the year 1978.
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.