On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1978

Historical Events

  • Marines terminate Moluccan action in Province house (1 dead)
  • NFL permanently adds 7th official (side judge)

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlo Giuliani, Italian anarchist (d. 2001)
  • Pieter van den Hoogenband, Dutch swimmer
  • Ron Dayne, American College Football Hall of Fame running back (Heisman Trophy 1999, University of Wisconsin; NY Giants), born in Lynchburg, Virginia
1978 Highlights

About March 14, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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