On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1978

Famous Birthdays

  • Chone Figgins, American baseball player, born in Leary, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Herbert Sutcliffe, English cricketer (54 Tests for England 4555 runs), dies at 83
  • Oliver Leese, British World War II general, dies at 83
1978 Highlights

About January 22, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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