On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1978

Historical Events

  • "King of Hearts" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 48 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Trina [Katrina Laverne Taylor], American rapper (Glamorest Life), born in Miami, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • William Grant Still, American composer ("Afro-American" Symphony), dies at 83
1978 Highlights

About December 3, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius