On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1978

Historical Events

Music History

Kenney Jones becomes The Who's new drummer, replacing the deceased Keith Moon

  • Thailand adopts constitution
1978 Highlights

About December 22, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Le Freak - Chic
  • UK #1 Song: Mary's Boy Child - Oh My Lord - Boney M