Historical Events In 1978
Monday, 03 August 2020
Dec 16 Ronald Reagan denounces President Jimmy Carter's recognition of China PR in the year 1978.
Dec 17 On this day in history referendum approves new constitution of Rwanda
Dec 18 John Kehoe, the last of the Molly Maguires, is executed in Pennsylvania. The Molly Maguires, an Irish secret society that had allegedly been responsible for some incidences of vigilante justice in the coalfields of eastern Pennsylvania in the year 1978.
Dec 20 On this day in history h.R. Haldeman, Nixon's White House chief of staff released from jail
Dec 21 On this day in history police in Des Plaines IL, arrested John W Gacy Jr for murder
Dec 26 India's former PM, Indira Gandhi, released from jail on this day in history.
Dec 27 Bob de Lange, Dutch actor/director (Daniel), dies at 62 in the year 1978.
Dec 27 King Juan Carlos ratifies Spain's 1st democratic constitution in the year 1978.
Dec 28 Harry Winston, US jeweler for the "rich & famous", dies at 82 in the year 1978.
Dec 29 Shah of Iran, asks Shapour Bahktiar to form a civilian government on this day in history.
Dec 30 Ohio State dismisses Woody Hayes as its football coach in the year 1978.
Dec 31 Taiwan's final day of diplomatic relations with the US on this day in history.