On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1978

Historical Events

Album Release

German label Ariola Records releases eponymous debut album "Rosanne Cash", produced by future husband Rodney Crowell

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Henrietta Nagyová, Slovakian tennis player (9 WTA, 9 ITF titles), born in Nové Zámky, Slovakia
  • 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? 43 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius

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