What Happened on November 8th, 1978

Day of Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Tom Stoppard's "Night & Day" premieres in London

Playwright Tom Stoppard
Playwright
Tom Stoppard

Famous Birthdays

  • Ali Karimi, Iranian footballer
  • Júlio Sérgio Bertagnoli, Brazilian footballer
  • Maurice Evans, American basketball player
  • Spyros Gogolos, Greek footballer
  • Tim de Cler, Dutch footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Norman Rockwell, artist (Saturday Evening Post covers), dies at 84