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Historical Events In 1978

Wednesday, 05 October 2022

Feb 09   On this day in history kimberly Leach, killed by Ted Bundy in Lake City Fla at 12  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 09   Ottawa orders 11 Soviet embassy officials deported for allegedly trying to infiltrate the RCMP Security Service on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 09   On this day in history ted Bundy kills Kimberly Leach, 12, Lake City FL; later executed  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 09   On this day in history the first satellite of the new Navy Fleet Satellite Communications System was launched. This system satisfies the need for worldwide tactical command control and communications for the entire fleet.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 10   Frank C Carlucci succeeds John F Blake as deputy director of CIA in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 11   In the year 1978 16 Unification church couples wed in New York NY  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 11   China lifts a ban on Aristotle, Shakespeare, & Dickens in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 11   On this day in history eOKA organization disbands in Cyprus  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 11   James B Conant, headmaster (Harvard University), dies at 84 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 11   In the year 1978 pacific Western Airlines aircraft crashes at Cranbrook, killing 43 people; snowplow on runway during PWA jet's landing  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 12   "Jesus Christ Superstar" closes at Longacre Theater NYC after 96 performances in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 12   In the year 1978 uS female Figure Skating championship won by Linda Fratianne  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 12   US male Figure Skating championship won by Charles Tickner in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 13   In the year 1978 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 14   In the year 1978 first "micro on a chip" patented by Texas Instruments  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 15   On this day in history england all out 64 for first loss to New Zealand in cricket (Boycott Captain)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 15   On this day in history escaped mass murderer Ted Bundy recaptured, Pensacola FL  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 15   In the year 1978 ilka Chase, actress (Masquerade Party), dies at 72  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 15   In a split decision, Leon Spinks takes the heavyweight boxing champion title away from defending champ Muhammad Ali on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 15   On this day in history zaire revises constitution  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 16   The first Computer Bulletin Board System (Ward & Randy's CBBS, Chicago) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 18   On this day in history the first Iron Man Triathlon (swim, bike ride, marathon) held, Kona HI  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 20   4th People's Choice Awards Star Wars, Carol Burnett &Bob Hope on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 20   On this day in history egypt announces it is pulling its diplomats out of Cyprus  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 22   In the year 1978 2 tankers with propane gas explode killing 15 at Waverly TN  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 22   Ilka Chase, actress (Masquerade Party, Trials of O'Brien), dies at 74 in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 23   20th Grammy Awards Hotel California, Fleetwood Mac, Debbie Boone win in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 25   Daniel "Chappie" James Jr, retired Air Force general, dies at 58 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 26   Ira Levin's "Deathtrap," premieres in New York NY in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 27   France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 27   Vadim Nikolayevich Salmanov, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 28   In the year 1978 eric Frank Russell, sci-fi author (Hugo, Deep Space), dies at 73  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 28   In the year 1978 the Department of Defense authorized fullscale development of the Sikorsky Aircraft's SH-60B LAMPS MK III helicopter. The aircraft was designed primarily for antisubmarine and antiship missions and to be deployed aboard frigates, destroyers and cruisers.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Mar 01   Charlie Chaplin's coffin was stolen from a Swiss cemetery in the year 1978.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In 1978

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Mar 21   In the year 1978 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 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Mar 21   On this day in history birth of cristian Guzmán, Dominican baseball player  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Mar 28   On this day in history birth of dino Ciani, Italian pianist (d. 1941)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 02   In the year 1978 birth of john Gall, American baseball player  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 19   In the year 1978 birth of adrienne Parker, Miss Tennessee Teen USA (1996)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 19   In the year 1978 birth of whitney Metzler, 400m medley swimmer (Olympics-8th-96)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 19   In the year 1978 birth of gabriel Heinze, Argentinian footballer  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   John D MacArthur, US insurance billionaire, dies at 80 in the year 1978.  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   Eddie Gilbert, cricket (Aboriginal Qld quick got Don for a duck), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 10   John D Rockefeller III, US billionaire/philanthropist, dies at 71 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 11   Michael Bates, actor (Clockwork Orange, Salt & Pepper), dies at 57 on this day in history.  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   In the year 1978 hubert Humphrey, (Sen-D-Minn, VP), dies at 66 in Waverly, Minn  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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