1978

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This article is about the year 1978.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1940s  1950s  1960s  – 1970s –  1980s  1990s  2000s
Years: 1975 1976 197719781979 1980 1981
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1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A) of the Gregorian calendar, the 1978th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 978th year of the 2nd millennium, the 78th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1970s decade.

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Afghanistan President Daoud Khan was assassinated by the People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan on April 25

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September 6: Anwar Sadat, Jimmy Carter, and Menachem Begin meet on the Aspen Cabin patio at Camp David.

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Births

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Pieter van den Hoogenband

April

John Smit

May

Ricardo Carvalho

June

Mía Maestro

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Pavel Datsyuk
Josh Hartnett

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Virendra Sehwag

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Nobel Prizes

References

  1. Accident description for VT-EBD at the Aviation Safety Network
  2. "Advice and Consent: The Panama Canal Treaties". archives.gov. 
  3. "Pensacola Police Make a Mark in History". pensacolapolice.com. Pensacola Police Department. Archived from the original on 26 April 2012. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Yasser Arafat: 10 other people who have been exhumed". BBC. 27 November 2012. Retrieved 27 November 2012. 
  5. Hutchinson, Martin (24 July 2003). "I helped deliver Louise". BBC News. 

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