Historical Events In 1978
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Jun 16 Ringo releases "Bad Boy" album; Wings releases "I've Had Enough" on this day in history.
Jun 17 Cully Richards, actor (Don't Call Me Charlie), dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1978 neo-Nazis call off plans to march in Jewish community of Skokie, Ill
Jun 22 On this day in history pluto's moon Charon discovered by James Christy
Jun 22 In the year 1978 pluto's moon, Charon, discovered by James Christy
Jun 24 On this day in history north Yemen President assassinated
Jun 25 In the year 1978 argentina beats Holland 3-1 in soccer's 11th World Cup at Buenos Aires
Jun 25 Hussein al-Ghasjmi, president of North-Yemen, murdered in the year 1978.
Jun 26 On this day in history brittany separatists bomb Palace of Versailles in France
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history 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 Northern Territory of Australia becomes self-governing in the year 1978.
Jul 03 In the year 1978 james Daly actor (Medical Center), dies at 59
Jul 03 In the year 1978 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 L Chernykh discovers asteroid #3332 on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1978 memphis firefighters halt 3-day strike under a court order
Jul 05 In the year 1978 soyuz 30 spacecraft touches down in Soviet Kazakhstan
Jul 06 In the year 1978 israeli jet fighters swooped over mostly Moslem West Beirut
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 On this day in history pioneer-Venus 2 Multi-probe launched to Venus
Jul 08 The Naval Air Test and Evaluation Museum at NAS Patuxent River opened its doors to the public for the first time in the year 1978.
Jul 09 Abdul Razak al-Naif, premier of Iraq, murdered on this day in history.
Jul 09 American Nazi Party, holds a rally at Marquette Park, Chicago on this day in history.