On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1978

Historical Events

  • Moluccan "suicide commandos" occupies Province house

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenny Watson, American football player, born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Tom Danielson, American road racing cyclist, born in East Lyme, Connecticut

Famous Deaths

  • David McKinley Williams, Welsh born American church composer, dies at 91
  • Ghulam Guard, Indian cricketer (lefty pace bowler in 2 Tests for India 1959), dies at 52
1978 Highlights

About March 13, 1978

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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