Click Here» To know about the natural disasters and worst epidemics/ pandemics in history of human civilization.
» List of natural disasters & epidemics.
Advertisements
Home | Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions
Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

 

Share This Page

 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Belgrade Day (Serbia)
  • Kenyatta Day (Kenya)
  • Revolution Day (Guatemala)
  • View All »
 

Popular Searches

 

Poll

  • Which is the biggest sporting event in the world?
    Summer Olympics
    FIFA World Cup
    Wimbledon
 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Advertisements

 

Historical Events In 1978

Wednesday, 20 October 2021

Aug 06   On this day in history pope Paul VI dies of heart attack at summer residence at 80  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 07   Franz Alphons Wolpert, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 07   In the year 1978 thousands of mourners file past the body of Pope Paul VI  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 09   On this day in history james G Cozzens, US writer (Guard of Honor, Pulitzer), dies at 74  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 11   In the year 1978 funeral of Pope Paul VI  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 12   Arron Marshall completes a record shower of 336 hours on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 15   Harrison Kerr, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 16   Alidius WL Tjarda van Stachouwer, gov-gen of Neth Indies, dies at 90 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 17   The first manned balloon crossing of Atlantic Ocean (Eagle II) in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 18   Memphis, Tenn, settles with striking police officers andfirefighters on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Advertisements

Aug 19   422 die in an arson fire at a movie theater in Iran in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 19   First transatlantic balloon crossing in history finishes in Paris in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 20   Gunmen open fire on an Israeli El Al Airline bus in London on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 20   Ivan Jirko, composer, dies at 51 in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 21   On this day in history charles Eames, US chair manufacturer, dies at 71  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 22   On this day in history ignazio Silone, Italian author (Fontamara, Pane e vino), dies at 78  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 22   On this day in history tear gas used to quell riot by 150 prisoners in Sydney's Long Bay Jail who set fire to their cells  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 24   Louis Prima, singer, dies at 66 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 26   In the year 1978 cardinal Albino Luciani of Venice becomes Pope John Paul I  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 26   Charles Boyer, actor (Gaslight, Rogues), dies at 78 in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 26   In the year 1978 john Paul I (formerly Cardinal Albino Luciani of Venice) is elected Pope of the Roman Catholic church, following the death of Paul VI.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 26   In the year 1978 soyuz 31 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 East German) to Salyut 6  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 27   Robert Shaw, actor (Dan-Buccaneers), dies of heart attack at 51 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 28   In the year 1978 bruce Catton, US historian/writer (Civil War), dies at 78  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 28   Donald Vesco rode 21'-long Kawasaki motorcycle at 318.598 mph in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 31   Symbionese Liberation Army founders William & Emily Harris plead guilty to 1974 kidnapping of newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 01   In the year 1978 jacqueline Smith of Great Britain scores 10 straight dead center strikes on a 4" disk in World Parachute Championships in Yugoslavia  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 01   Olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina, dies at 33 in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 02   George Harrison marries Olivia on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 02   Graham Salmon set the worlds record for 100 meters by a blind man on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 02   In the year 1978 john McClain performs 180 outside loops in an airplane over Houston  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 03   In the year 1978 crew of Soyuz 31 returns to Earth aboard Soyuz 29  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 03   On this day in history pope John Paul I officially installed as 264th supreme pontiff  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Sep 05   In the year 1978 sadat, Begin &Carter began peace conference at Camp David, Md  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1978

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Mar 21   On this day in history birth of charmaine Dragun, Australian news anchor (d.2007)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Mar 21   Kevin Federline, American dancer/hip hop artist was born in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Mar 21   Cristian Guzmán, Dominican baseball player was born in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Mar 28   Dino Ciani, Italian pianist (d. 1941) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 02   John Gall, American baseball player was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 19   Adrienne Parker, Miss Tennessee Teen USA (1996) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 19   Whitney Metzler, 400m medley swimmer (Olympics-8th-96) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 19   Gabriel Heinze, Argentinian footballer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In 1978

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   Willem Bruynzeel, Dutch timber/lumber/wood manufacturer, dies at 76 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 06   In the year 1978 john D MacArthur, US insurance billionaire, dies at 80  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 08   In the year 1978 walter Keirnan, TV panelist (I've Got a Secret), dies at 75  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 09   In the year 1978 eddie Gilbert, cricket (Aboriginal Qld quick got Don for a duck), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 10   In the year 1978 john D Rockefeller III, US billionaire/philanthropist, dies at 71  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 11   On this day in history michael Bates, actor (Clockwork Orange, Salt & Pepper), dies at 57  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 12   On this day in history death of nancy Spungen, stabbed to death by boyfriend Sid Vicious  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 13   On this day in history hubert Humphrey, (Sen-D-Minn, VP), dies at 66 in Waverly, Minn  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Which is the biggest sporting event in the world?
Summer Olympics
FIFA World Cup
Wimbledon