What Happened on April 14th, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1978 Tbilisi Demonstrations: Thousands of Georgians demonstrate against Soviet attempts to change the constitutional status of the Georgian language.
  • David Hare's "Plenty" premieres in London
  • Korean Air Lines Boeing 707, fired on by Soviets, crashes in Russia
  • WRR-AM in Dallas Texas changes call letters to KAAM

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul O'Brien, Australian actor

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Novelist Danielle Steel (30) divorces Danny Zugelder after almost 3 years of marriage

Novelist Danielle Steel
Novelist
Danielle Steel