What Happened on July 25, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Cincinnati Red Pete Rose sets NL record hitting in 38 consecutive games

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
  • John Lydon forms rock group Public Ltd Image
  • Robert Granville "Bob" Lemon replaces Billy Martin as Yankee manager
  • The Cerro Maravilla Incident occurs.

Famous Birthdays

  • Caroline Nicole Brigman, Miss South Carolina Teen USA (1997)
  • Gerard Warren, American football player
  • Louise Brown, English woman who was the first person to be born through in vitro fertilization, born in Oldham, England
  • Louise Joy Brown, Oldham England, world's first test tube baby