February 1, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Director Roman Polanski skips bail & fled to France after pleading guilty to charges of engaging in sex with a 13-year-old girl

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Harriet Tubman is 1st African American woman to be honored on a US postage stamp

Abolitionist Harriet Tubman
Harriet Tubman