On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1978

Famous Birthdays

  • Kelly Smith, English football player (Arsenal Ladies), born in Watford, England
  • Travis Henry, American football player, born in Frostproof, Florida
1978 Highlights

About October 29, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: You Needed Me - Anne Murray
  • UK #1 Song: Summer Nights - John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John