What Happened on February 20, 1978

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

4th People's Choice Awards: John Wayne & Barbra Streisand win (Motion Picture) and James Garner & Mary Tyler Moore win (TV)

Actor John Wayne
John Wayne
Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
Actress Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
  • Bob Backland beats Billy Graham in NY, to become WWF wrestling champ
  • Egypt announces it is pulling its diplomats out of Cyprus
  • Jane Blalock wins LPGA Orange Blossom Golf Classic

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrea Moody, Abbotsford BC, 4X100 swimmer (Olympics-96)
  • Jakki Degg, English glamour model/actress
  • Jay Hernandez, American actor
  • Julia Jentsch, German actress
  • Lauren Ambrose, American actress