On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1978

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Iranian students occupies Iranian embassy at Wassenaar

Famous Birthdays

  • Julian Casablancas, American musician, born in NYC, New York

Person of interestKobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant, American basketball guard (5-time NBA champion, LA Lakers, 18-time All Star), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

NBA Guard Kobe Bryant
NBA Guard
Kobe Bryant

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Kate Jackson (29) weds actor Andrew Stevens (23) in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts

Actress Kate Jackson
Kate Jackson