On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1978

Historical Events

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

35th Golden Globes: "The Turning Point", Richard Burton, & Jane Fonda win

Actress Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
Stage and Screen Actor Richard Burton
Stage and Screen Actor
Richard Burton
  • Ranger's Don Murdoch failed on 4th penalty shot against Islanders
  • Ted Nugent autographs a fan's arm with his knife

Famous Birthdays

  • Gianluigi Buffon, Italian footballer
  • Jamie Carragher, English footballer
  • Papa Bouba Diop, Senegalese footballer
1978 Highlights

About January 28, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 9 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius