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What day of the week was May 25, 1978?


May 25, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 145th day of the year 1978 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 25, 1978 can also be written as 5/25/1978 in the US and as 25/5/1978 in UK and Europe.

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May 25, 1978: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on May 25, 1978:

  • Star wars released
  • Stanley cup: montreal canadiens beat boston bruins, 4 games to 2.
  • A bomb explodes in the security section of northwestern university, wounding a security guard (the first unabomber attack).
  • The first of a series of bombings orchestrated by the unabomber detonates at northwestern university resulting in minor injuries.

May 25, 1978: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 25, 1978: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 25th is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and who should a Gemini marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 25, 1978: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 25, 1978 is Horse and the associated element is Earth.

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May 25, 1978: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on May 25, 1978 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 25, 1978 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 25, 1978 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 77% full, rising at 10:31 pm and setting at 09:53 am.

The previous full moon was on May 22, 1978 while the next full moon would come on Jun 20, 1978.

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Who was born on May 25, 1978?


Famous people born on May 25, 1978:

  • Naz anin

    Renowned actress known for her versatile roles in film and television.

  • Camar Ramirez

    Camar Ramirez is a respected foreign correspondent who has reported from conflict zones and international hotspots.

  • Aireana Morales

    Aireana Morales is a renowned geneticist who has contributed to our understanding of the genetic basis of rare diseases.

  • Kavonte Jackson

    Kavonte Jackson is an author known for his award-winning novels and short stories.

  • Broderic Sharma

    Broderic Sharma is a renowned mathematician who has made significant contributions to the field of number theory and cryptography.

  • Adisen Sinclair

    Adisen Sinclair is a Canadian novelist known for her captivating historical fiction that blends meticulous research with compelling...

  • Joscelynn Hernandez

    Joscelynn Hernandez is a Latina poet known for her powerful and socially conscious poetry.

  • Majesti Flores

    Majesti Flores is a Mexican-American novelist whose works often focus on the immigrant experience and the complexities of cultural identity.

  • Meeya Tanaka

    Meeya Tanaka is a Japanese politician and member of the House of Representatives.

  • Brian Urlacher

    American football player.

  • Amberrose Gonzalez

    Amberrose Gonzalez is a paleontologist who specializes in the study of prehistoric life and the evolution of vertebrates.

  • Ivoree Sharma

    Ivoree Sharma is an Indian novelist known for her captivating narratives that delve into the complexities of modern Indian society.

  • Aylla Rossi

    Aylla Rossi is an Italian poet known for her lyrical and introspective works that often draw inspiration from nature and the human...

  • Varshini Narayanan

    Varshini Narayanan is an Indian biographer known for her insightful and well-researched biographies.

  • Mahalie Gonzalez

    Mahalie Gonzalez is a renowned biographer known for her insightful and well-researched works on historical figures.

  • Shannon Stewart (actress)

    Shannon stewart is an american actress known for her roles in various television shows and films.

  • Damen Leka

    Damen Leka is a popular Albanian singer with a strong fan base.

  • Kalvin Lee

    Notable astronomer specializing in the study of exoplanets.

  • Kason Gabbard

    Contemporary artist recognized for his abstract paintings.

  • Ame Thomas

    Noted astronomer specializing in exoplanet research.

Whose famous birthday is on May 25th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 25th:

  • Cillian Murphy
    Cillian Murphy

    Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor known for his roles in films such as 28 Days Later, Inception, and the Peaky Blinders TV series.

  • Mike Myers
    Mike Myers

    Mike myers is a canadian comedian and actor best known for his roles in the 'austin powers' film series and as a cast member on 'saturday...

  • Ian McKellen
    Ian McKellen

    British actor, nominated for an oscar in 1999 for his performance in "gods and monsters".

  • Anne Heche
    Anne Heche

    American actress, heche, who started her career in new york at age 17 as a soap star.

  • Dave Lee Travis
    Dave Lee Travis

    Dave lee travis is a british dj known for his work on bbc radio 1 and as a presenter on top of the pops.

  • Barbara Schulz
    Barbara Schulz

    She was a french film and stage actress, and is nominated for the cesar for best promising actress.

  • Connie Sellecca
    Connie Sellecca

    American model actress and producer.

  • Beverly Sills
    Beverly Sills

    American singer.

  • Dixie Carter
    Dixie Carter

    American actress who was primarily a tv star.

  • Octavia Spencer
    Octavia Spencer

    Academy Award-winning actress known for her roles in films like The Help.

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How old is someone born on May 25, 1978?


Someone born on May 25, 1978 is:

46 years and 2 days old,

or 552 months and 2 days old,

or 2400 weeks and 4 days old,

or 16804 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 25, 1978?

There are 363 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday May 25th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 25, 1978?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on May 25, 1978.

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May 25, 1978: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on May 25, 1978:

  • Beatryce Beebe

    Renowned astronomer known for her work on planetary motion.

  • Bruno Touschek
  • Hugo Helsten

What famous deaths happened on May 25th?

Famous deaths on May 25th:

  • Dany Robin
    Dany Robin

    French actress, whose international work includes alfred hitchcock’s "topaz" 1969.

  • Nicholas Clay
    Nicholas Clay

    British actor (born 1946).

  • Vic Tayback
    Vic Tayback

    Brooklyn, new york -- actor.

  • Roy Brown
    Roy Brown

    American tv personality, puppeteer and clown, best known for his role as cooky the clown (also cooky the clown) on chicago's "bozo's circus"...

  • Charles Nelson Reilly
    Charles Nelson Reilly

    American actor and tv host (born in 1931).

  • Armarion Smith

    Award-winning actor known for his versatile roles.

  • Yasna Petrova

    Renowned physicist known for groundbreaking research in quantum mechanics.

  • Sundiata

    Founder of the Mali Empire and known as the Lion King.

  • Andrew Loomis

    Renowned illustrator known for his instructional art books.

  • Gid Tanner

    Legendary baseball player known for his exceptional hitting skills.

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May 25, 1978: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on May 25, 1978:

  • Ancient Latvia - Urbanas Diena observed
  • Virginia - Confederate Memorial Day (1868)
  • Argentina - Day of May Revolution/National Day (1810)
  • Towel Day, in memory of Douglas Adams, is observed in ?
  • The Ascension, one of the great feasts in the Christian liturgical calendar
  • The former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - Day of Youth
  • Chad, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe - African Liberation Day
  • Officially declared Carrie Underwood Day in Oklahoma for her winning American Idol
  • Jordan - National Day/Arab Renaissance Day (1946)
  • Africa Day commemorating the 1963 fouding of he AU's precursor, OAU

Observances on May 25, 1978:

  • Week of Solidarity with the Peoples of Non-Self-Governing Territories, 25-31 May

Saints celebrated on May 25, 1978:

  • Saint Reinolf
  • Saint Marie-Madeleine-Sofie Barat (died 1865)
  • Saint Bede the Venerable (died 735)
  • Saint Frederic
  • Saint Augustine of Canterbury
  • Saint Bruno of Wnrzburg
  • Saint Hildebert
  • Saint Pope Gregory VII (died 1085)
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May 25, 1978: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 25, 1978 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 22nd and May 28th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


May 25, 1978: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 25, 1978 was With A Little Luck by Wings, according to the music chart for the week May 22nd and May 28th.

May 25, 1978: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 25, 1978 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 22nd and May 28th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - With A Little Luck
  2. - Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
  3. - You're The One That I Want
  4. - Shadow Dancing
  5. - The Closer I Get To You

May 25, 1978: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on May 25, 1978 was Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Ring by Boney M, according to the music chart for the week May 22nd and May 28th.

May 25, 1978: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on May 25, 1978 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 22nd and May 28th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Ring
  2. - Night Fever
  3. - The Boy From New York City
  4. - Too Much Too Little Too Late
  5. - Automatic Lover

May 25, 1978: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on May 25, 1978 was Use Ta Be My Girl by The O'Jays, according to the R&B music chart for the week May 22nd and May 28th.

May 25, 1978: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on May 25, 1978 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week May 22nd and May 28th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Use Ta Be My Girl
  2. - Take Me To The Next Phase
  3. - The Grooveline
  4. - Stay
  5. - Too Much, Too Little, Too Late

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May 25, 1978: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 25, 1978 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Fedora

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: William Holden, Marthe Keller, Hildegard Knef, José Ferrer

Ecce bombo

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Nanni Moretti

Starring: Nanni Moretti, Lina Sastri, Fabio Traversa, Glauco Mauri, Luisa Rossi, Carola Stagnaro, Susanna Javicoli, Cristina Manni, Simona Frosi, Piero Galletti, Luciano Agati, Agenore Incrocci

Country: Italy

The Night, the Prowler

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Jim Sharman

Starring: Ruth Cracknell, John Frawley, Kerry Walker, John Derum

Corvette Summer

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Matthew Robbins

Starring: Mark Hamill, Annie Potts, Eugene Roche, William Bryant

Blue Movie

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Alberto Cavallone

Starring: Leda Simonetti, Patrizia Funari, Danielle Dugas, Claude Maran, Joseph Dickson

Country: Italy

May 25, 1978: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 25, 1978 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Heiter bis wolkig

Release year: 1978

High Hopes

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Joe Eckardt

Rumpole of the Bailey

Release year: 1978

Starring: Leo McKern, Jonathan Coy, Julian Curry, Marion Mathie

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Dallas

Dallas

Release year: 1978

Country: United States of America

May 25, 1978: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on May 25, 1978 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

The Complete Book Of Running by James F. Fixx

The Complete Book Of Running

By:

This article discusses the psychological benefits of running. It also addresses self-esteem and how running can help you cope with tension and pressure.

Metropolitan Life by Fran Lebowitz

Metropolitan Life

By:

Metropolitan Life [Hardcover]

Whistle by James Jones

Whistle

By:

Includes "Notes From the Editors" flyer. Brown leather, with gilt decoration on the spine and boards, satin moire endpapers, guided pages, raised bands along spine, and sewn in satin bookmark.

The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough

The Thorn Birds

By:

"Beautiful....Compelling entertainment."--New York Times"A heart-rending epic...truly marvelous."--Chicago TribuneOne of the most beloved novels of all time, The Thorn Birds, Colleen McCullough's sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback, returns to enthrall …

Stained Glass by William F. Buckley Jr

Stained Glass

By:

Blackford Oakes is back! Blackford Oakes returns!

May 25, 1978: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on May 25, 1978 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Gee Bee

Gee Bee

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Pinball, Breakout clone

Publisher: JP Namco; NA Gremlin Industries

Adventureland

Adventureland

Platform: TRS-80, Apple II series, Atari 8-bit, TI-99/4A, Commodore PET, Commodore 64, IBM-PC, Commodore VIC-20, ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro, Acorn Electron, Dragon 32/64, Exidy Sorcerer

Genre: Interactive Fiction

Publisher: Adventure International

Starfleet Orion

Starfleet Orion

Platform: PET, TRS-80, Apple II

Genre: Sci-Fi strategy game

Publisher: Epyx

Canyon Bomber

Canyon Bomber

Platform: Arcade, Atari 2600

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Atari, Inc

Clowns

Clowns

Platform: Arcade, Commodore 64, Commodore VIC-20

Publisher: Commodore

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Who was the US President on May 25, 1978?

On May 25, 1978 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 25, 1978?

On May 25, 1978 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 25, 1978?

On May 25, 1978 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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What is special about May 25th?

May 25th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 25th day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 25th, such as:

  • 2019 - Saudi arabia-united states relations. iran-saudi arabia relations. iran-saudi arabia proxy conflict: u.s. president donald trump bypasses congress and approves the sale of billions worth of weapons to saudi arabia. he cited iranian threats against the latter.
  • 2018 - Noblesville west middle school shootings: two people were injured in a shooting at noblesville west middle school, noblesville, indiana. one suspect is currently in police custody.
  • 2017 - A booby-trapped package that was intended to be a gift for the former prime minister of greece, lucas papademos, explodes in his car in athens. his injuries are not considered life-threatening according to authorities.

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What happened in 1978?

1978 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Timbuktu! opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 243 performances
  • Funeral of Pope Paul VI
  • Iranian students occupies Iranian embassy at Wassenaar

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What was the calendar for May 1978?

May 1978 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Thursday May 25, 1978