The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2023. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1978
- February 6, 1978 – The Blizzard of 1978, one of the worst Nor'easters in New England history, hit the region, with sustained winds of 65 mph and snowfall of four inches an hour.
- February 7, 1978 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Earth Horse in Chinese astrology.
- February 11, 1978 – Censorship: China lifts a ban on works by Aristotle, William Shakespeare and Charles Dickens.
- February 18, 1978 – The first Ironman Triathlon competition takes place on the island of Oahu and is won by Gordon Haller.
- March 16, 1978 – Former Italian Prime Minister Aldo Moro is kidnapped and later killed by his captors.
- August 10, 1978 – Three members of the Ulrich family are killed in an accident. This leads to the Ford Pinto litigation.
- September 16, 1978 – An earthquake measuring 7.5 to 7.9 on the Richter scale hits the city of Tabas, Iran killing about 25,000 people.
- September 19, 1978 – The Solomon Islands join the United Nations.
- November 15, 1978 – A chartered Douglas DC-8 crashes near Colombo, Sri Lanka, killing 183.
- December 28, 1978 – With the crew investigating a problem with the landing gear, United Airlines Flight 173 runs out of fuel and crashes in Portland, Oregon, killing ten. As a result, United Airlines instituted the industry’s first crew resource management program.
Who Were Born On 1978?
- January 7, 1978 – Asami Imajuku, Japanese model, actress, and singer
- April 8, 1978 – Jocelyn Robichaud, Canadian tennis player and coach
- April 24, 1978 – Eric Balfour, American actor and singer
- June 9, 1978 – Matthew Bellamy, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Muse)
- July 3, 1978 – Mizuki Noguchi, Japanese runner
- August 1, 1978 – Edgerrin James, American football player
- November 7, 1978 – Barry Robson, Scottish footballer
- November 8, 1978 – Tim de Cler, Dutch footballer
- December 18, 1978 – Katie Holmes, American actress