On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1978

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Cincinnati Red Pete Rose sets NL record hitting in 38 consecutive games

Music History

John Lydon forms rock group Public Ltd Image

Sports History

Robert Granville "Bob" Lemon replaces Billy Martin as Yankee manager

  • The Cerro Maravilla Incident occurs.

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerard Warren, American football player, born in Lake City, Florida
  • Louise Brown, English woman who was the first person to be born through in vitro fertilization, born in Oldham, England
1978 Highlights

About July 25, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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