On This Day

What Happened on January 4, 1978

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominik Hrbatý, Slovakian tennis player, born in Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Mai Meneses, Spanish singer, born in Madrid, Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Willem Bruynzeel, Dutch timber/lumber/wood manufacturer, dies at 76
1978 Highlights

About January 4, 1978

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn