What Happened on April 1, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"The Bob Newhart Show" last airs on NBC-TV

Comedian and Actor Bob Newhart
Comedian and Actor
Bob Newhart
  • 132nd Grand National: Bob Davies aboard Lucius wins
  • Philippine College of Commerce becomes the Polytechnic University of the Philippines by presidential decree

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Pierre Dumont, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Miroslava Vavrinec, Swiss tennis player