Historical Events In 1978
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Sep 06 In the year 1978 begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace
Sep 06 Jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Keith Moon, rock drummer (Who), dies of drug OD at 31 in the year 1978.
Sep 08 Martial Law declared in Tehran and other cities, Iran, as riots take place in the year 1978.
Sep 08 In the year 1978 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 Frank Ferguson, actor (Wagons West, Dynamite, My Gal Sal), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Sep 15 Muhammad Ali beats WBA heavyweight champion Leon Spinks on this day in history.
Sep 15 Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft builder, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Sep 16 25,000 die in 7.7 earthquake in Iran in the year 1978.
Sep 17 In the year 1978 a meeting between Egyptian and Israeli leaders creates a framework for Middle East peace
Sep 17 On this day in history the Camp David accord is signed by Begin, Sadat and Carter
Sep 19 Rolf Gunther, East German priest, self imolation in the year 1978.
Sep 22 Israeli PM Menachem Begin returns home after Camp David summit in the year 1978.
Sep 22 Lina Carstens, actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history 100,000 cheering Egyptians welcome Sadat home from Camp David summit
Sep 23 In the year 1978 jay Adler, actor (Macon County Line, Illegal, Big Combo), dies at 79
Sep 24 Ruth Etting, US dancer/singer (Ziegfeld Follies), dies at 80 in the year 1978.
Sep 25 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1978 israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord
Sep 28 John Paul I, [Albino Luciano], Pope (1978), dies after 33 days as pope in the year 1978.
Sep 29 In the year 1978 john Paul I, Pope for 34 days, dies at 65
Sep 30 In the year 1978 edgar Bergen, ventriloquist (Charlie McCarthy), dies at 75
Oct 01 Tuvalu (Ellice Islands) gains independence from Britain in the year 1978.
Oct 03 In the year 1978 gold hits record $223.50 an ounce in London
Oct 04 On this day in history funeral services held for Pope John Paul I
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 British pop magazine "Smash Hits," 1st published in the year 1978.
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 in the year 1978.