On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1978

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Eubie!" opens at Ambassador Theater NYC for 439 performances
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • Yamada Mumon Roshi visits Benedictine Abbey of Maria Laach Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Dante Hall, American football player
  • Patrizio Buanne, Italian singer
  • Sarit Hadad, Israeli singer
  • Sophie Simard, Lars Germany, swimmer (Olympics 1996)
  • T.J. Tucker, American baseball player