What Happened on February 15, 1978

Historical Events

  • England all out 64 for 1st loss to NZ in cricket (Geoffrey Boycott captain)

Historic Event

Escaped mass murderer Ted Bundy recaptured, Pensacola, Florida

  • Zaire revises its constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • Kimberly Goss, American singer and musician (Sinergy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Tuan Le, Vietnamese-US poker player, born in Paris, France

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Bradford, American gospel composer and singer (Your Arms Too Short To Box With God), dies of a stroke at 51
  • Ilka Chase, American actress (Masquerade Party, Trials of O'Brien), dies at 72
1978 Highlights

About February 15, 1978

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Stayin' Alive - Bee Gees
  • UK #1 Song: Take A Chance On Me - Abba