On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1978

Historical Events

  • AL approves transfer of Red Sox to Jean Yawkey for $15M
  • General strike in Peru

Famous Birthdays

  • Carolyn Moos, American model and professional basketball player
  • Mike Gonz├ílez, American baseball player, born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Scott Raynor, American drummer (formerly of blink-182)
1978 Highlights

About May 23, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini