What Happened on April 19, 1978

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Yitzhak Navron elected 5th president of Israel

Famous Birthdays

  • Amanda Sage, American born visionary artist
  • Gabriel Heinze, Argentinian footballer
  • James Franco, American actor (The Disaster Artist), born in Palo Alto, California
  • Whitney Metzler, 400m medley swimmer (Olympic 8th 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Emile de Strijker, Belgian philosopher, dies at 70