December 31, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • CIA director, Admiral Stansfield Turner retires from the Navy
  • Iran shah names Chapour Bakhtiar premier
  • Taiwan's final day of diplomatic relations with US
  • The Runaways' band's last ever concert at Daly City, CA.'s Cow Palace

Weddings in History

HeartWedding of Interest

Best-selling author Michael Crichton (36) weds lawyer Kathleen St. Johns