What Happened on June 5, 1978

Famous Birthdays

  • Fernando Meira, Portuguese football player (VfB Stuttgart), born in GuimarĂ£es, Portugal

Famous Deaths

  • John Meulenhoff, Dutch publisher, dies at 71
1978 Highlights

About June 5, 1978

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

Holidays: June Bank Holiday (Ireland), Queen's Birthday (New Zealand)

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You're The One That I Want - John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
  • UK #1 Song: Rivers Of Babylon/Brown Girl In The Ring - Boney M