Historical Events In 1978
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
Jun 16 In the year 1978 ringo releases "Bad Boy" album; Wings releases "I've Had Enough"
Jun 17 Cully Richards, actor (Don't Call Me Charlie), dies at 68 in the year 1978.
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 Karel G Bakker, actor (Coffee House), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1978 james Christy's discovery of Pluto's moon Charon announced
Jun 22 In the year 1978 neo-Nazis call off plans to march in Jewish community of Skokie, Ill
Jun 22 Pluto's moon Charon discovered by James Christy in the year 1978.
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 In the year 1978 hussein al-Ghasjmi, president of North-Yemen, murdered
Jun 26 Brittany separatists bomb Palace of Versailles in France in the year 1978.
Jun 26 On this day in history first dedicated oceanographic satellite, SEASAT 1, launched
Jun 26 Rabbaji, president of South-Yemen, executed in the year 1978.
Jun 27 On this day in history soyuz 30 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Polish) to Salyut 6 space station
Jun 27 On this day in history uS Seasat 1, first oceanographic satellite, launched into polar orbit
Jun 29 In the year 1978 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 on this day in history.
Jul 03 James Daly actor (Medical Center), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jul 03 James Daly, actor (Medical Center), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jul 03 In the year 1978 supreme Court rules 5-4, FCC had a right to reprimand NY radio station WBAI for broadcasting George Carlin's "Filthy Words"
Jul 04 On this day in history l Chernykh discovers asteroid #3332
Jul 04 Memphis firefighters halt 3-day strike under a court order on this day in history.
Jul 05 Soyuz 30 spacecraft touches down in Soviet Kazakhstan in the year 1978.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1978 solomon Is gains independence from Britain (National Day)
Jul 08 Bjorn Borg of Sweden won 3rd consecutive title at Wimbledon in the year 1978.
Jul 08 Pioneer-Venus 2 Multi-probe launched to Venus on this day in history.
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 Abdul Razak al-Naif, premier of Iraq, murdered in the year 1978.
Jul 09 On this day in history american Nazi Party, holds a rally at Marquette Park, Chicago