October 22, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 8th NYC Women's Marathon won by Grete Waitz in 2:32:30
  • Laugh-in's Judy Carne arrested at Gatwick Airport for drug possession

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope John Paul II is inaugurated as Pope

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II

Deaths in History

  • John Riley, English poet (murdered) (b. 1937)