On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1978

Historical Events

  • Italy legalizes abortion
  • Russian dissident Yuri Orlov exiled to compulsory work

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcus Giles, American baseball player
  • Ricardo Carvalho, Portuguese footballer
1978 Highlights

About May 18, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus