On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1978

Historical Events

  • NASA launches HEAO 2

Famous Birthdays

  • Nikolai Fraiture, American rock bassist (The Strokes), born in New York City

Famous Deaths

  • George Hearne, South African cricket batsman (3 Tests; Western Province), dies at 90
1978 Highlights

About November 13, 1978

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 43 years and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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