What Happened on October 24, 1978

Historical Events

Music History

Keith Richards convicted of heroin possession in Toronto

  • NHL Toronto Maple Leafs set own team record of 28 pts vs NY Islanders

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Edwards, Trinidadian footballer (Trinidad and Tobago national football team), born in Diego Martin, Trinidad and Tobago
Born in 1978

About October 24, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hot Child In The City - Nick Gilder
  • UK #1 Song: Summer Nights - John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John