Sunday October 15, 1978
US date format: 10/15/1978, UK date format: 15/10/1978
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 15, 1978). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Famous people born on this day include Devon Gummersall and Katharina Wackernagel.
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 Sister of Ursula, directed by Enzo Milioni, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1978
On TV people were watching Treasure Island.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Star Ship or Fire Truck.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 15, 1978?
- United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
- Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Silvia Bertolaccini wins LPGA Civitan Golf Open
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 15, 1978?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on October 15, 1978
- Buffalo Bills - Houston Oilers : 10 - 17
- Dallas Cowboys - St. Louis Cardinals : 24 - 21
- Detroit Lions - Atlanta Falcons : 0 - 14
- Kansas City Chiefs - Oakland Raiders : 6 - 28
- Los Angeles Rams - Minnesota Vikings : 34 - 17
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 15, 1978?
On October 15, 1978 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is October 15, 1978?
On October 15, 1978 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 15, 1978?
On October 15, 1978 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 15, 1978?
On October 15, 1978 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).
Which famous people are born on October 15, 1978?
On October 15, 1978 several famous people were born including, Devon Gummersall, Katharina Wackernagel, Fouad Chouki.
What was the number one song in October 15, 1978?
The number one song in the week of October 15, 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 15, 1978?
The top hits on October 15, 1978 were Kiss You All Over by Exile, Hot Child In The City by Nick Gilder, Boogie Oogie Oogie by Taste Of Honey, A in US and Summer Nights by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John, Rasputin by Boney M, Love Don't Live Here Anymore by Rose Royce in UK.