Historical Events In 1978
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Sep 06 In the year 1978 begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace
Sep 06 In the year 1978 jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59
Sep 07 Keith Moon, rock drummer (Who), dies of drug OD at 31 on this day in history.
Sep 08 Martial Law declared in Tehran and other cities, Iran, as riots take place in the year 1978.
Sep 08 On this day in history pancho Vladigerov, composer, dies at 79
Sep 09 In the year 1978 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 On this day in history muhammad Ali beats WBA heavyweight champion Leon Spinks
Sep 15 On this day in history willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft builder, dies at 80
Sep 16 25,000 die in 7.7 earthquake in Iran on this day in history.
Sep 17 A meeting between Egyptian and Israeli leaders creates a framework for Middle East peace in the year 1978.
Sep 17 the Camp David accord is signed by Begin, Sadat and Carter on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1978 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 on this day in history.
Sep 23 100,000 cheering Egyptians welcome Sadat home from Camp David summit on this day in history.
Sep 23 Jay Adler, actor (Macon County Line, Illegal, Big Combo), dies at 79 in the year 1978.
Sep 24 In the year 1978 ruth Etting, US dancer/singer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at 80
Sep 25 In the year 1978 claire Adams, actress (Legally Dead, End of the Road), dies at 80
Sep 25 PSA Boeing 727 and a Cessna private plane collide by San Diego, 144 die on this day in history.
Sep 26 Railroad clerks go on strike, halting more than 2/3s of rail service in the year 1978.
Sep 28 Israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord on this day in history.
Sep 28 John Paul I, [Albino Luciano], Pope (1978), dies after 33 days as pope on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history john Paul I, Pope for 34 days, dies at 65
Sep 30 Edgar Bergen, ventriloquist (Charlie McCarthy), dies at 75 in the year 1978.
Oct 01 In the year 1978 tuvalu (Ellice Islands) gains independence from Britain
Oct 03 In the year 1978 gold hits record $223.50 an ounce in London
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 Jim Gilliam, coach (LA Dodgers), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Oct 09 Jacques Brel, Belgian chansonnier, buried on Atuama, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history british pop magazine "Smash Hits," 1st published
Oct 10 Gesina Van de Molen, Dutch lawyer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Oct 10 Pres Carter signs a bill authorizing the Susan B Anthony dollar in the year 1978.