Historical Events on December 10, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Platinum" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 33 performances
  • 67th Davis Cup: USA beats Great Britain in Rancho Mirage (4-1)
  • Islanders ends 15 game undefeated streak (12-0-3) to Canadians

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Menachem Begin and Anwar Sadat accept the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo

President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate Anwar Sadat
President of Egypt and Nobel Laureate
Anwar Sadat
Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin
Israeli Prime Minister
Menachem Begin

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Superman: The Movie, directed by Richard Donner and starring Christopher Reeve, Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman and Margot Kidder premieres at the Uptown Theater in Washington, D.C.