Wednesday 5 April 1978
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Franziska van Almsick and Stephen Jackson.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Night Fever by Bee Gees.
In UK Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs by Brian & Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Pretty Baby, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1978
while All Things Wise And Wonderful by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching America 2-Night.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Tournament Table or Alto Trek.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 April 1978 ?
- Saint Geeraard
- The last day of the tax year in the United Kingdom.
- Blessed Kreszentia Hoess
- Saint Vincent Ferrer
- Arbor Day in South Korea
- Qingming Festival in the Chinese calendar
- Mauritius: Ougadi.
- Saint Irena (d. 304)
- Franziska van Almsick: German swimmer.
- Stephen Jackson: American basketball player.
- Arnaud Tournant: French track cyclist who has won 14 World Championships and won a gold, silver and a bronze at the Summer Olympics.
- Franziska Van Almsick: German young prodigy, swimmer, born in the DDR.
- Robert Glasper: American singer-songwriter pianist and producer.
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