On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1978

Historical Events

  • North American Soccer League (NASL) realigns its 24 teams into 6 divisions

Famous Birthdays

  • Sisqó [Mark Althavean Andrews], American singer (Dru Hill, Unleash the Dragon), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Steven Lopez, American taekwondo martial artist, born in Nicaragua

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Wong, actor (Ken Murray Show), dies at 75
  • Otto Siegl, Austrian composer, dies at 82
1978 Highlights

About November 9, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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