On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1978

Famous Birthdays

  • Michelle Alves, Brazilian supermodel, born in Londrina, Paran√°, Brazil
  • Nick Johnson, American baseball player, born in Tempe, Arizona
  • Nigel Mitchell, English TV presenter (Quizmania and Capital Disney), born in Kingston Upon Thames, England

Famous Deaths

  • √Čtienne Gilson, French philosopher and historian, dies at 94
  • Rolf Gunther, East German priest, self imolation
1978 Highlights

About September 19, 1978

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo