Historical Events In 1978
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Jun 16 On this day in history ringo releases "Bad Boy" album; Wings releases "I've Had Enough"
Jun 17 On this day in history cully Richards, actor (Don't Call Me Charlie), dies at 68
Jun 20 On this day in history in Greece a 6.6 quake was centered about 30 kilometers northeast of Thessaloniki. At least 50 people were killed, many injured and there was extensive damage in the Thessaloniki area
Jun 20 On this day in history karel G Bakker, actor (Coffee House), dies at 66
Jun 22 In the year 1978 james Christy's discovery of Pluto's moon Charon announced
Jun 22 Neo-Nazis call off plans to march in Jewish community of Skokie, Ill in the year 1978.
Jun 22 On this day in history pluto's moon Charon discovered by James Christy
Jun 22 On this day in history pluto's moon, Charon, discovered by James Christy
Jun 24 In the year 1978 north Yemen President assassinated
Jun 25 On this day in history argentina beats Holland 3-1 in soccer's 11th World Cup at Buenos Aires
Jun 25 Hussein al-Ghasjmi, president of North-Yemen, murdered in the year 1978.
Jun 26 Brittany separatists bomb Palace of Versailles in France on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history first dedicated oceanographic satellite, SEASAT 1, launched
Jun 26 On this day in history rabbaji, president of South-Yemen, executed
Jun 27 In the year 1978 soyuz 30 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Polish) to Salyut 6 space station
Jun 27 US Seasat 1, first oceanographic satellite, launched into polar orbit on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history bob Crane, actor (Hogan's Heroes), murdered at 59
Jun 29 VP Walter F Mondale begins trip to Mid-East in the year 1978.
Jul 01 In the year 1978 former Pres Nixon makes first public speech since resigning in 1974
Jul 01 Northern Territory of Australia becomes self-governing in the year 1978.
Jul 03 James Daly actor (Medical Center), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jul 03 On this day in history james Daly, actor (Medical Center), dies at 59
Jul 03 Supreme Court rules 5-4, FCC had a right to reprimand NY radio station WBAI for broadcasting George Carlin's "Filthy Words" in the year 1978.
Jul 04 On this day in history l Chernykh discovers asteroid #3332
Jul 04 In the year 1978 memphis firefighters halt 3-day strike under a court order
Jul 05 In the year 1978 soyuz 30 spacecraft touches down in Soviet Kazakhstan
Jul 06 On this day in history israeli jet fighters swooped over mostly Moslem West Beirut
Jul 07 Martina Navratilova captures Wimbledon defeating Chris Evert in the year 1978.
Jul 07 Solomon Is gains independence from Britain (National Day) in the year 1978.
Jul 08 In the year 1978 bjorn Borg of Sweden won 3rd consecutive title at Wimbledon
Jul 08 Pioneer-Venus 2 Multi-probe launched to Venus in the year 1978.
Jul 08 The Naval Air Test and Evaluation Museum at NAS Patuxent River opened its doors to the public for the first time in the year 1978.
Jul 09 On this day in history abdul Razak al-Naif, premier of Iraq, murdered
Jul 09 In the year 1978 american Nazi Party, holds a rally at Marquette Park, Chicago