On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1978

Historical Events

  • Saint Maarten Patriotic Movement (SPM) forms under W James
  • Test Cricket debut of Malcolm Marshall, v India at Bangalore

Famous Birthdays

  • Henrietta Nagyova, Nove Zamky Slovakia, tennis star (ITF/Cali-COL)
  • Jerome McDougle, American football player
  • Mark Jansen, Dutch guitarist (Epica)

Famous Deaths

  • Chill Wills, American actor (Frontier Circus, Rounders), dies at 75
1978 Highlights

About December 15, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius