Historical Events In 1978
Sunday, 09 May 2021
Jun 16 In the year 1978 ringo releases "Bad Boy" album; Wings releases "I've Had Enough"
Jun 17 Cully Richards, actor (Don't Call Me Charlie), dies at 68 in the year 1978.
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 Karel G Bakker, actor (Coffee House), dies at 66 in the year 1978.
Jun 22 James Christy's discovery of Pluto's moon Charon announced on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1978 neo-Nazis call off plans to march in Jewish community of Skokie, Ill
Jun 22 Pluto's moon Charon discovered by James Christy on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1978 pluto's moon, Charon, discovered by James Christy
Jun 24 North Yemen President assassinated in the year 1978.
Jun 25 On this day in history argentina beats Holland 3-1 in soccer's 11th World Cup at Buenos Aires
Jun 25 Hussein al-Ghasjmi, president of North-Yemen, murdered on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history brittany separatists bomb Palace of Versailles in France
Jun 26 First dedicated oceanographic satellite, SEASAT 1, launched on this day in history.
Jun 26 Rabbaji, president of South-Yemen, executed on this day in history.
Jun 27 On this day in history soyuz 30 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Polish) to Salyut 6 space station
Jun 27 US Seasat 1, first oceanographic satellite, launched into polar orbit in the year 1978.
Jun 29 On this day in history bob Crane, actor (Hogan's Heroes), murdered at 59
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 On this day in history james Daly actor (Medical Center), dies at 59
Jul 03 In the year 1978 james Daly, actor (Medical Center), dies at 59
Jul 03 On this day in history supreme Court rules 5-4, FCC had a right to reprimand NY radio station WBAI for broadcasting George Carlin's "Filthy Words"
Jul 04 In the year 1978 l Chernykh discovers asteroid #3332
Jul 04 On this day in history memphis firefighters halt 3-day strike under a court order
Jul 05 Soyuz 30 spacecraft touches down in Soviet Kazakhstan on this day in history.
Jul 06 On this day in history israeli jet fighters swooped over mostly Moslem West Beirut
Jul 07 Martina Navratilova captures Wimbledon defeating Chris Evert in the year 1978.
Jul 07 Solomon Is gains independence from Britain (National Day) on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1978 bjorn Borg of Sweden won 3rd consecutive title at Wimbledon
Jul 08 Pioneer-Venus 2 Multi-probe launched to Venus in the year 1978.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1978 american Nazi Party, holds a rally at Marquette Park, Chicago