What Happened on October 20, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Paul Vanden Boeynants forms Belgium government
  • Police's 1st US concert (NYC's CBGBs)
  • US dollar devalued below Dutch Ÿ2

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Johns, American Idol (season 7) finalist
  • Paul Wilson, Irish bass player (Snow Patrol)
  • Virender Sehwag, Indian cricketer

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Journalist Ben Bradlee (57) weds fellow journalist Sally Quinn (37)

Journalist Ben Bradlee
Journalist
Ben Bradlee