On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1978

Historical Events

  • Israel's top negotiators broke away from Middle East peace talks

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes KOs Alfredo Evangelist in 7 for heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes
  • NY Yankees trade Lyle, Rajsich, McCall, Heath and Ramos to Texas for Righetti, Mirabella, Beniquez, Jemison and Griffin

Famous Birthdays

  • Eve [Jeffers-Cooper], American rapper and actress, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Linda Scott, actress (Escape from Hell Island), dies at 28
  • Theo Lingen, German director and actor (M, Charm of La Boheme), dies at 75
1978 Highlights

About November 10, 1978

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 42 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio