On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1978

Famous Birthdays

  • Kurt Busch, American race car driver

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Fontaine, American comedian (Crazy Guggenheim), dies at 58
1978 Highlights

About August 4, 1978

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

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo