Historical Events In 1978
Friday, 12 August 2022
Mar 01 On this day in history coffin of Charles Chaplin stolen, only months after being buried
Mar 02 On this day in history soyuz 28 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Czechoslovakian) to Salyut 6
Mar 02 The first of many broadcasts of the evening soap "Dallas" on CBS TV on this day in history.
Mar 03 Charles Chaplin's remains are stolen in Switzerland in the year 1978.
Mar 04 In the year 1978 chicago Daily News, founded in 1875, publishes last issue
Mar 05 On this day in history "Hello, Dolly!" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 152 performances
Mar 05 In the year 1978 landsat 3 launched from Vandenberg AFB, California
Mar 06 Hustler publisher Larry Flynt shot &crippled by a sniper in Georgia on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1978 belgian baron Charles Bracht kidnapped
Mar 07 Canuck's Ron Sedlbauer fails on 5th penalty shot against Islanders in the year 1978.
Mar 07 Dutch 2nd Chamber votes against neutron bomb on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1978 world Ice Dance Championship in Ottawa Canada won by Natalia Linichuk & Gennadi Karponosov (USSR)
Mar 10 Soyuz 28 returns to Earth in the year 1978.
Mar 11 In the year 1978 bobby Hull of the Winnipeg Jets joined Gordie Howe by getting career goal number 1,000 in a game against the Quebec Nordiques.
Mar 11 On this day in history terrorists attack mail truck at Tel Aviv, 45 killed
Mar 12 Eric Heiden skates world record 1000 meter (1 14.99) in the year 1978.
Mar 12 Eric Heiden skates world record 1000 meter (1:14.99) in the year 1978.
Mar 12 In the year 1978 john Cazale, actor (Dog Day Afternoon, Deer Hunter), dies at 41
Mar 12 Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Sunstar Golf Classic on this day in history.
Mar 13 David McKinley Williams, composer, dies at 91 on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history gO introduces its first bi-level coaches.
Mar 13 Moluccans "suicide commandos" occupies Province house in the year 1978.
Mar 13 In the year 1978 the Canadian Radio & Television Commission rejects introduction of pay TV in Canada.. I guess we were not ready for it
Mar 14 On this day in history marines terminate Molukse action in Province house (1 dead)
Mar 14 In the year 1978 statistics Canada reports unemployment passed the 1,000,000 mark in February for the first time not bad for a population of what 20 million
Mar 15 On this day in history operation Litani Israeli offensive in South Lebanon to rid area of Palestine guerrillas
Mar 15 In the year 1978 operation Litani: Israeli offensive in South Lebanon to rid area of Palestine guerrillas
Mar 15 In the year 1978 people's Rebublic of China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor People's Rebublic of China
Mar 16 On this day in history aldo Moro, 5 times PM of Italy, assassinated by terrorists
Mar 16 In the year 1978 amoco Cadiz tanker spills 68.7 million gallons of oil off French coast
Mar 16 Red Brigade kidnaps former premier Aldo Moro in Italy, 5 killed in the year 1978.
Mar 16 Soyuz 26 returns to Earth in the year 1978.
Mar 16 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history uS Senate accepts Panamá Canal treaty