On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1978

Historical Events

  • "Hello, Dolly!" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 152 performances
  • Landsat 3 launched from Vandenberg AFB, California

Famous Birthdays

  • Kimberly McCullough, California, actress (Robin-General Hospital)
  • Mike Hessman, American baseball player
1978 Highlights

About March 5, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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