What Happened on August 10, 1978

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Read, English cricketer and captain of Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club, born in Paignton, England
  • Daniel Allsopp, Australian footballer
Born in 1978
1978 Highlights

About August 10, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Three Times A Lady - Commodores
  • UK #1 Song: You're The One That I Want - John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John