What Happened on June 2, 1978

Historical Events

Album Release

Columbia Records releases Bruce Springsteen fourth studio album "Darkness on the Edge of Town"

Famous Birthdays

  • A.J. Styles, American professional wrestler
  • Dominic Cooper, British stage and screen actor (The History Boys; Fleming; Mamma Mia!; Agent Carter), born in Greenwich, London, England
  • Justin Long, American actor (Jeepers Creepers; Alvin and the Chipmunks), born in Fairfield, Connecticut
  • Nikki Cox, American actress (Unhappily Ever After; The Norm Show; Las Vegas), born in Santa Monica, California
Born in 1978
1978 Highlights

About June 2, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 45 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Too Much, Too Little, Too Late - Johnny Mathis/Deniece Williams
  • UK #1 Song: Rivers Of Babylon/Brown Girl In The Ring - Boney M