Historical Events In 1978
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jun 16 Ringo releases "Bad Boy" album; Wings releases "I've Had Enough" on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history cully Richards, actor (Don't Call Me Charlie), dies at 68
Jun 20 In Greece a 6.6 quake was centered about 30 kilometers northeast of Thessaloniki. At least 50 people were killed, many injured and there was extensive damage in the Thessaloniki area in the year 1978.
Jun 20 On this day in history karel G Bakker, actor (Coffee House), dies at 66
Jun 22 In the year 1978 james Christy's discovery of Pluto's moon Charon announced
Jun 22 Neo-Nazis call off plans to march in Jewish community of Skokie, Ill on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1978 pluto's moon Charon discovered by James Christy
Jun 22 Pluto's moon, Charon, discovered by James Christy on this day in history.
Jun 24 North Yemen President assassinated in the year 1978.
Jun 25 In the year 1978 argentina beats Holland 3-1 in soccer's 11th World Cup at Buenos Aires
Jun 25 In the year 1978 hussein al-Ghasjmi, president of North-Yemen, murdered
Jun 26 Brittany separatists bomb Palace of Versailles in France in the year 1978.
Jun 26 On this day in history first dedicated oceanographic satellite, SEASAT 1, launched
Jun 26 Rabbaji, president of South-Yemen, executed on this day in history.
Jun 27 Soyuz 30 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Polish) to Salyut 6 space station in the year 1978.
Jun 27 In the year 1978 uS Seasat 1, first oceanographic satellite, launched into polar orbit
Jun 29 Bob Crane, actor (Hogan's Heroes), murdered at 59 in the year 1978.
Jun 29 In the year 1978 vP Walter F Mondale begins trip to Mid-East
Jul 01 In the year 1978 former Pres Nixon makes first public speech since resigning in 1974
Jul 01 On this day in history northern Territory of Australia becomes self-governing
Jul 03 James Daly actor (Medical Center), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jul 03 On this day in history james Daly, actor (Medical Center), dies at 59
Jul 03 Supreme Court rules 5-4, FCC had a right to reprimand NY radio station WBAI for broadcasting George Carlin's "Filthy Words" in the year 1978.
Jul 04 In the year 1978 l Chernykh discovers asteroid #3332
Jul 04 Memphis firefighters halt 3-day strike under a court order in the year 1978.
Jul 05 On this day in history soyuz 30 spacecraft touches down in Soviet Kazakhstan
Jul 06 Israeli jet fighters swooped over mostly Moslem West Beirut in the year 1978.
Jul 07 On this day in history martina Navratilova captures Wimbledon defeating Chris Evert
Jul 07 Solomon Is gains independence from Britain (National Day) on this day in history.
Jul 08 Bjorn Borg of Sweden won 3rd consecutive title at Wimbledon on this day in history.
Jul 08 Pioneer-Venus 2 Multi-probe launched to Venus on this day in history.
Jul 08 The Naval Air Test and Evaluation Museum at NAS Patuxent River opened its doors to the public for the first time on this day in history.
Jul 09 Abdul Razak al-Naif, premier of Iraq, murdered in the year 1978.
Jul 09 American Nazi Party, holds a rally at Marquette Park, Chicago on this day in history.