September 1, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • #4655 Marjoriika, #4814 Casacci, #5344 Ryabov, #6262 Javid & #8064
  • Indians' Sammy Stewart tosses 7 consecutive strikeouts (vs Balt)
  • Jacqueline Smith of Great Britain scores 10 straight dead center strikes on a 4" disk in World Parachute Championships in Yugoslavia

Birthdays in History

  • Lucie Blackman, English murder victim (d. 2000)

Deaths in History

  • Olga de Haas, Dutch ballerina, dies at 33