Today in History for 1st January 1978

Day of Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 6 of 6

- "Your Arm's Too Short..." closes at Lyceum NYC after 429 perfs
- AFC Championship Game: Denver Broncos beat Oakland Raiders 20-17
- Air India B747 explodes near Bombay killing 213
- Los Angeles Police chief Edward Davis retires from police force
- News editor Donald Woods finally arrives in London after escaping the apartheid regime in South Africa
- NFC Championship Game: Dallas Cowboys beat Minnesota Vikings 23-6

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 4 of 4

- Nina Bott, German actress
- Paramahamsa Sri Nithyananda, Indian spiritualist
- Phillip Mulryne, Northern Irish footballer
- Tarik O'Regan, British composer

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