On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1978

Historical Events

  • 1978 NFL Draft: Earl Campbell from University of Texas first pick by Houston Oilers

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Bays, Canadian rock musician (Hot Hot Heat - "In The Middle Of Nowhere"), and record producer
1978 Highlights

About May 2, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Night Fever - Bee Gees
  • UK #1 Song: Night Fever - Bee Gees