What Happened on January 30, 1978

Historical Events

  • Addie Joss & Larry MacPhail elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Radio Premiere

Mutual Broadcasting Network begins airing the late-night "Larry King Show" on radio, from Miami, Florida

Famous Birthdays

  • John Patterson, American baseball player, born in Orange, Texas
1978 Highlights

About January 30, 1978

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 45 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Stayin' Alive - Bee Gees
  • UK #1 Song: Up Town Top Ranking - Althia & Donna