Historical Events In 1978
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
Dec 16 In the year 1978 ronald Reagan denounces President Jimmy Carter's recognition of China PR
Dec 17 Referendum approves new constitution of Rwanda on this day in history.
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 in the year 1978.
Dec 21 Police in Des Plaines IL, arrested John W Gacy Jr for murder on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1978 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 King Juan Carlos ratifies Spain's 1st democratic constitution in the year 1978.
Dec 28 In the year 1978 harry Winston, US jeweler for the "rich & famous", dies at 82
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 on this day in history.
Dec 31 Taiwan's final day of diplomatic relations with the US on this day in history.