Historical Events In 1978
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Dec 16 Ronald Reagan denounces President Jimmy Carter's recognition of China PR on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1978 referendum approves new constitution of Rwanda
Dec 18 On this day in history john Kehoe, the last of the Molly Maguires, is executed in Pennsylvania. The Molly Maguires, an Irish secret society that had allegedly been responsible for some incidences of vigilante justice in the coalfields of eastern Pennsylvania
Dec 20 H.R. Haldeman, Nixon's White House chief of staff released from jail on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1978 police in Des Plaines IL, arrested John W Gacy Jr for murder
Dec 26 On this day in history india's former PM, Indira Gandhi, released from jail
Dec 27 Bob de Lange, Dutch actor/director (Daniel), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1978 king Juan Carlos ratifies Spain's 1st democratic constitution
Dec 28 Harry Winston, US jeweler for the "rich & famous", dies at 82 in the year 1978.
Dec 29 Shah of Iran, asks Shapour Bahktiar to form a civilian government on this day in history.
Dec 30 Ohio State dismisses Woody Hayes as its football coach in the year 1978.
Dec 31 In the year 1978 taiwan's final day of diplomatic relations with the US