January 26, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Frank Herbert completes his novel "Destination: Void"
  • International Ultraviolet Explorer placed in Earth orbit

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mário Soares forms Portuguese government

President of Portugal Mário Soares
President of Portugal
Mário Soares
  • Strikers riot in Tunisia, killing about 40