On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1978

Historical Events

  • 1st legal gambling casino opens in Atlantic City

Famous Birthdays

  • Jaheim [Hoagland], American R&B singer ("Put That Woman First"), born in New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Phil Elverum, American singer-songwriter

Famous Deaths

  • Cybele, Greek actress (b. 1887)
1978 Highlights

About May 26, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini