Historical Events on September 9, 1978

About Sep 9, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 1 month and 14 days

Historical Events

  • 3rd game of Boston Massacre; Yanks beat Red Sox 7-0
  • Balt Orioles pull their 7th triple play (5-4-3 vs Toronto)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Iraqi Ayatollah Khomeini calls for uprising in Irani army

Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Khomeini
Supreme Leader of Iran
Ayatollah Khomeini
  • Kylene Barker (Virginia), crowned 51st Miss America 1979

Sport awardTennis Open

US Open Women's Tennis: Chris Evert wins her 4th consecutive US title, beats fellow American Pam Shriver 7-5, 6-4

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert