Historical Events In 1978
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
Sep 06 In the year 1978 begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace
Sep 06 Jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59 in the year 1978.
Sep 07 On this day in history keith Moon, rock drummer (Who), dies of drug OD at 31
Sep 08 In the year 1978 martial Law declared in Tehran and other cities, Iran, as riots take place
Sep 08 Pancho Vladigerov, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history jack L Warner, US movie production (Warner Bros), dies at 86)
Sep 12 On this day in history frank Ferguson, actor (Wagons West, Dynamite, My Gal Sal), dies at 69
Sep 15 Muhammad Ali beats WBA heavyweight champion Leon Spinks in the year 1978.
Sep 15 On this day in history willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft builder, dies at 80
Sep 16 On this day in history 25,000 die in 7.7 earthquake in Iran
Sep 17 On this day in history a meeting between Egyptian and Israeli leaders creates a framework for Middle East peace
Sep 17 In the year 1978 the Camp David accord is signed by Begin, Sadat and Carter
Sep 19 On this day in history rolf Gunther, East German priest, self imolation
Sep 22 In the year 1978 israeli PM Menachem Begin returns home after Camp David summit
Sep 22 Lina Carstens, actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85 in the year 1978.
Sep 23 In the year 1978 100,000 cheering Egyptians welcome Sadat home from Camp David summit
Sep 23 On this day in history jay Adler, actor (Macon County Line, Illegal, Big Combo), dies at 79
Sep 24 On this day in history ruth Etting, US dancer/singer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at 80
Sep 25 Claire Adams, actress (Legally Dead, End of the Road), dies at 80 in the year 1978.
Sep 25 PSA Boeing 727 and a Cessna private plane collide by San Diego, 144 die in the year 1978.
Sep 26 In the year 1978 railroad clerks go on strike, halting more than 2/3s of rail service
Sep 28 On this day in history israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord
Sep 28 On this day in history john Paul I, [Albino Luciano], Pope (1978), dies after 33 days as pope
Sep 29 John Paul I, Pope for 34 days, dies at 65 in the year 1978.
Sep 30 On this day in history edgar Bergen, ventriloquist (Charlie McCarthy), dies at 75
Oct 01 Tuvalu (Ellice Islands) gains independence from Britain on this day in history.
Oct 03 Gold hits record $223.50 an ounce in London on this day in history.
Oct 04 Funeral services held for Pope John Paul I in the year 1978.
Oct 05 Isaac Bashevis Singer wins the Nobel Prize for literature on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1978 jim Gilliam, coach (LA Dodgers), dies at 49
Oct 09 On this day in history jacques Brel, Belgian chansonnier, buried on Atuama, dies at 49
Oct 10 In the year 1978 british pop magazine "Smash Hits," 1st published
Oct 10 On this day in history gesina Van de Molen, Dutch lawyer, dies at 86
Oct 10 Pres Carter signs a bill authorizing the Susan B Anthony dollar on this day in history.