What Happened on January 21, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Bee Gees' "Saturday Night Fever" album goes #1 for 24 weeks

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrei Zyuzin, Russian ice hockey player
  • Faris al-Sultan, German-Iraqi triathlete
  • Phil Stacey, American Idol finalist
  • Tamir "Nokio" Ruffin, American Singer

Famous Deaths

  • Freda Utley, British scholar and author. (b. 1898)