On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1978

Historical Events

  • Aristides Royo elected president of Panama
  • Belgium government of Tindemans resigns

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Dodgers Bob Welch dramatically strikes out Reggie Jackson in 9th

MLB Right Fielder Reggie Jackson
MLB Right Fielder
Reggie Jackson

Famous Birthdays

  • Kali, Angolan soccer defender (73 caps), born in Luanda, Angola
1978 Highlights

About October 11, 1978

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra