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Historical Events In 1978

Saturday, 04 July 2020

Jul 09   L Chernykh discovers asteroid #2530 Shipka in the year 1978.  

Jul 09   Nearly 100,000 demonstrators march on Wash DC for ERA on this day in history.  

Jul 10   On this day in history e F Helinand E Shoemaker discovers asteroid #3484  

Jul 10   Michel Gusikoff, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1978.  

Jul 10   Military coup in Mauritania in the year 1978.  

Jul 12   In the year 1978 sun Bank Building opens  

Jul 13   Alexander Ginzburg sentenced by Soviet court to 8 years in the year 1978.  

Jul 13   Antonio Veretti, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1978.  

Jul 13   BBC bans Sex Pistols "No One is Innocent" in the year 1978.  

Jul 13   In the year 1978 lee Iacocca fired as Ford Motor Pres by chairman Henry Ford II  

Jul 13   In the year 1978 walter Poenisch completes swim of 207 km from Cuba to Florida  

Jul 14   On this day in history anatoly Shcharansky convicted of anti-Soviet agitation  

Jul 17   Thayer David, actor (Rocky, Roots, Savages), dies at 51 in the year 1978.  

Jul 18   Egyptian & Israeli officials begin 2 days of talks in the year 1978.  

Jul 21   In the year 1978 the final flight of the service acceptance trials for the AH-1T Cobra helicopter gunship was made at Naval Air Test Center, Patuxent Rive  

Jul 21   US Postal Service & unions agree on a contract averting mail strike in the year 1978.  

Jul 21   On this day in history world's strongest dog, 80-kg St Bernard, pulls 2909-kg load 27 m  

Jul 23   Israeli cabinet rejects Sadat's call for return of 2 Sinai areas in the year 1978.  

Jul 24   "Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" premeirs in NYC in the year 1978.  

Jul 27   Aasan Ferit Alnar, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1978.  

Jul 28   On this day in history 600,000 attend Watkins Glen Summer Jam in NY  

Jul 28   Jan Willem van Otterloo, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1978.  

Jul 28   In the year 1978 perth Observatory discovers asteroid #3188 & #3422  

Jul 28   On this day in history price of gold tops $200-an-oz level for first time  

Jul 29   600,000 attend "Summer Jam" rock festival, Watkins Glen, NY on this day in history.  

Jul 29   On this day in history penny Dean swims English Channel in record 7h40m  

Jul 29   Pioneer 11 transmits images of Saturn & its rings on this day in history.  

Jul 29   Wesley La Violette, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.  

Jul 31   In the year 1978 carleton Percy Hobbs, actor (I Claudius, Dark Places), dies at 80  

Jul 31   Gunman shoots his way into the Iraqi Embassy in Paris on this day in history.  

Aug 02   On this day in history carlos Chavez y Ramires, Mexican composer, dies at 79  

Aug 03   In the year 1978 ezzedin Kalak, Palestinian PLO representative in Paris, murdered  

Aug 05   Queenie Smith, actress/dancer (Funny Side), dies at 79 in the year 1978.  

Aug 06   Edward Durrell Stone, US architect, dies at 76 in the year 1978.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1978

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Mar 21   Charmaine Dragun, Australian news anchor (d.2007) was born in the year 1978.  

Mar 21   In the year 1978 birth of kevin Federline, American dancer/hip hop artist  

Mar 21   In the year 1978 birth of cristian Guzm├ín, Dominican baseball player  

Mar 28   On this day in history birth of dino Ciani, Italian pianist (d. 1941)  

Apr 02   John Gall, American baseball player was born on this day in history.  

Apr 19   Adrienne Parker, Miss Tennessee Teen USA (1996) was born on this day in history.  

Apr 19   In the year 1978 birth of whitney Metzler, 400m medley swimmer (Olympics-8th-96)  

Apr 19   On this day in history birth of gabriel Heinze, Argentinian footballer  

Famous Deaths In 1978

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   In the year 1978 willem Bruynzeel, Dutch timber/lumber/wood manufacturer, dies at 76  

Jan 06   On this day in history john D MacArthur, US insurance billionaire, dies at 80  

Jan 08   Walter Keirnan, TV panelist (I've Got a Secret), dies at 75 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   On this day in history eddie Gilbert, cricket (Aboriginal Qld quick got Don for a duck), dies  

Jan 10   John D Rockefeller III, US billionaire/philanthropist, dies at 71 in the year 1978.  

Jan 11   On this day in history michael Bates, actor (Clockwork Orange, Salt & Pepper), dies at 57  

Jan 12   On this day in history death of nancy Spungen, stabbed to death by boyfriend Sid Vicious  

Jan 13   On this day in history hubert Humphrey, (Sen-D-Minn, VP), dies at 66 in Waverly, Minn  

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