On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1978

Famous Birthdays

  • Avi Phillips, Ontario, actor (Maniac Mansion)
  • Branden Steineckert, American drummer (Rancid), (The Used)
  • Jacob Burns, Australian footballer
  • Jukka Nevalainen, Finnish drummer (Nightwish)

Famous Deaths

  • Sandy Denny, country singer, dies at 37
1978 Highlights

About April 21, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus