What Happened on March 23, 1978

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicholle Tom, American actress (Beethoven, The Nanny), born in Hinsdale, Illinois,

Perez Hilton (45 years old)

American television personality and blogger, born in Miami, Florida

  • Romesh Ranganathan, English comedian, actor and presenter (The Ranganation), born in Crawley, England
  • Walter Samuel, Argentine footballer
Born in 1978

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Kenny, American singer, dies at 63
1978 Highlights

About March 23, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 45 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Night Fever - Bee Gees
  • UK #1 Song: Wuthering Heights - Kate Bush