On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1978

Historical Events

  • 118 Unification church couples wed in England
  • Yamada Mumon Roshi appointed head of Zen Rinzai Sect

Famous Birthdays

  • Jamaal Magloire, Canadian professional basketballer

Famous Deaths

  • Jo Spier [Joseph Spier], Dutch cartoonist and water color painter, dies at 77
1978 Highlights

About May 21, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini