On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1978

Historical Events

  • Memphis fire fighters halt 3-day strike under a court order

Famous Birthdays

  • Becki Newton, American actress, born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Emile Mpenza, Belgian footballer, born in Zellik, Belgium
  • Stephen McNally, British singer and songwriter (BBMak, 10 Reasons to Live), born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Tatyana Jecmenica, Serbian tennis star (1995 Futures-Novi Sad), born in Novi Sad, Serbia
  • Vicky Kaya, Greek supermodel and actress, born in Athens, Greece
1978 Highlights

About July 4, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer