What Happened on September 12, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Fidel Castro visits Addis Abba

Cuban Revolutionary and President Fidel Castro
Cuban Revolutionary and President
Fidel Castro
  • Situation comedy "Taxi" premieres on ABC television

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin McKenzie, American actor
  • Elisabetta Canalis, Italian model and actress
  • Michael Paget, Welsh guitarist (Bullet for My Valentine)
  • Ruben Studdard, American singer

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Ferguson, actor (Wagons West, Dynamite, My Gal Sal), dies at 69