On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1978

Historical Events

  • 422 die in an arson fire at a movie theater in Iran

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Capuano, American baseball player (Pitcher), born in West Springfield, Massachusetts
1978 Highlights

About August 19, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo