What Happened on September 16, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 25,000 die in 7.7 earthquake in Tabar, Iran
  • Filming on Monty Python's Life of Brian, begins
  • Grateful Dead perform in Cairo, Egypt
  • Yanks beat Red Sox for 6th time in 2 weeks, 3-2

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Dickau, American basketball player
  • Matthew Rogers, American singer