What Happened on August 11, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "C'est Chic" 2nd studio album by Chic is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1979)
  • Funeral of Pope Paul VI
  • Legionnaire's disease bacteria isolated in Atlanta

Famous Birthdays

  • Amber Brkich, American reality television personality
  • Jermain Taylor, American boxer

Famous Weddings


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Charo marries Kjell Rasten, a producer, in South Lake Tahoe, California

Actress Charo
Actress
Charo