On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1978

Historical Events

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

Boxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes KOs Alfredo Evangelist in 7 for heavyweight boxing title

  • NY Yankees trade Lyle, Rajsich, McCall, Heath and Ramos to Texas for Righetti, Mirabella, Beniquez, Jemison and Griffin

Famous Birthdays

  • Diplo [Thomas Wesley Perez], American record producer and DJ (Major Lazer, LSD), born in Tupelo, Mississippi
  • Eve [Jeffers-Cooper], American rapper ("Let Me Blow Ya Mind"), actress (Barbershop films), and television personality (The Talk), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • 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? 43 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Veterans Day (United States)

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