On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1978

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

India's former Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi is released from jail

4th Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi
4th Prime Minister of India
Indira Gandhi

Famous Birthdays

  • Kaoru Sugayama, Japanese volleyball player, born in Iwanuma, Japan
1978 Highlights

About December 26, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Boxing Day (Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn