On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1978

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Devon Gummersall, American actor (Relativity; My So Called Life - "Brian'), born in Durango, Colorado
  • Takeshi Morishima, Japanese professional wrestler
1978 Highlights

About October 15, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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