July 13, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Albania drops diplomatic relations with People's Republic of China
  • Alexander Ginzburg sentenced by Soviet court to 8 years
  • Lee Lacocca fired as president of the Ford Motor Company by chairman Henry Ford II
  • Russian dissident Ginsburg/Piatkus/Sjtsjaranki sentence to work camp
  • Walter Poenisch completes swim of 207 km from Cuba to Florida