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June 15, 1978 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Belgian government resigns
  • Italy's pres Leone resigns due to Lockheed affair
  • Soyuz 29 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 6; they stay 139 days

Weddings in History

  • Jordan's King Hussein marries Elizabeth Halaby, 26-yr-old American

Divorces in History

Edward W. Brooke

US Senator Edward W. Brooke (58) divorces first wife Remigia Ferrari-Scacco after 31 years of marriage

Deaths in History

  • Anton Roosjen, Dutch politician and NCRV-chairman, dies at 83
1978 in History