On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1978

Historical Events

  • ABC premiere of crime drama "Vega$"
  • Phillie Phanatic makes 1st appearance
  • Supreme Court rules pension plans can't require women to pay more

Famous Birthdays

  • Letícia Birkheuer, Brazilian model and actress, born in Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
  • Matt Walker, British Paralympic swimmer, born in Stockport, England

Famous Deaths

  • Lee Kim Lai, Singaporean police officer (b. 1960)
1978 Highlights

About April 25, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Anzac Day (Australia, New Zealand)

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