On This Day

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
1978 Highlights

About August 10, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo