On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1978

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Mahon, Irish footballer (Tranmere Rovers), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Aska Yang, Taiwanese singer (Dove), born in Taoyuan, Taiwan
  • Irene Skliva, Greek model (Miss World 1996), born in Athens, Greece
  • Jason Ellison, American baseball player, born in Quincy, California
  • Lemar Obika, English singer and songwriter, born in Tottenham, London
  • Sam Moran, Australian entertainer (The Wiggles), born in Sydney, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Gino Contilli, Italian composer, dies at 70
1978 Highlights

About April 4, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries