Sunday October 01, 1978
US date format: 10/1/1978, UK date format: 1/10/1978
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 1, 1978). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Famous people born on this day include Leticia Cline and Katie Aselton.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Kiss You All Over by Exile.
In UK Summer Nights by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John was in the top 5 hits.
The Boys from Brazil, directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
On TV people were watching Apple Pie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Astro Battle or Fire Truck.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 01, 1978?
- Singapore - Children's Day
- Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Vegetarian Day
- French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Comoros adopts constitution
- Jane Blalock wins LPGA Golden Lights Golf Championship
- Tuvalu (formerly Ellice Islands) declares independence from the UK
- The Voltaic Revolutionary Communist Party is founded.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 01, 1978?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on October 01, 1978
- Cincinnati Bengals - San Francisco 49ers : 12 - 28
- Detroit Lions - Green Bay Packers : 14 - 35
- Houston Oilers - Cleveland Browns : 16 - 13
- Kansas City Chiefs - Buffalo Bills : 13 - 28
- Los Angeles Rams - New Orleans Saints : 26 - 20
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 01, 1978?
On October 01, 1978 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is October 01, 1978?
On October 01, 1978 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 01, 1978?
On October 01, 1978 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 01, 1978?
On October 01, 1978 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Which famous people are born on October 01, 1978?
On October 01, 1978 several famous people were born including, Leticia Cline, Katie Aselton, Nicole Atkins.
What was the number one song in October 01, 1978?
The number one song in the week of October 01, 1978 was Kiss You All Over by Exile in US and Summer Nights by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John in UK.
What were the top hits on October 01, 1978?
The top hits on October 01, 1978 were Kiss You All Over by Exile, Boogie Oogie Oogie by Taste Of Honey, A, Hopelessly Devoted To You by Olivia Newton-John in US and Summer Nights by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John, Rasputin by Boney M, Lucky Stars by Dean Friedman in UK.