What Happened on May 8, 1978

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • ABC TV airs "Stars Salute Israel at 30"
  • Jan Stephenson wins LPGA Women's International Golf Tournament

Famous Birthdays

  • Cindy Parlow, soccer forward (Olympics-96), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Jang Woo Hyuk, Korean singer
  • Josie Maran, American model
  • LĂșcio, Brazilian footballer
  • Matthew Davis, American actor
  • Sandra Kleinova, Prague Czech, tennis star (1995 Futures-Turku-FIN)

Famous Weddings

  • Singer Donny Osmond (20) weds Debra Glenn (19) at Salt Lake Temple in Utah