What Happened on September 8th, 1978

Day of Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 2nd game of Boston Massacre; Yanks beat Red Sox 13-2

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Iranian army fires on Khomeini followers in Teheran, 100s killed

Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Khomeini
Supreme Leader of Iran
Ayatollah Khomeini

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerard Autet, Spanish footballer
  • Gil Meche, American baseball player
  • Marco Sturm, Dingolfing GER, NHL forward (Sharks, Team Germany 1998)

Famous Deaths

  • Pancho Vladigerov, composer, dies at 79