On This Day

What Happened on July 27, 1978

Historical Events

  • Indians Duane Kuiper is 3rd to hit 2 bases-loaded triples (vs Yanks)

Historic Event

Portuguese President António Ramalho Eanes fires Premier Mário Soares

Famous Deaths

  • Willem Van Otterloo, Dutch conductor, cellist and composer (Melbourne Symphony, 1967-71), dies at 70
1978 Highlights

About July 27, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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