What Happened On 9th June 1978 In History

June 9th (1978) was a Friday. It's the 159th day of the year (160th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 206 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 9th June, 1978

  • » The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints opens its Priesthood (Mormonism) named priesthood to "all worthy men", ending a 148-year-old policy of excluding black men.

Famous Birthdays on June 9 in 1978

  • » Matthew Bellamy, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Muse (band) called Muse)
  • » Michaela Conlin, American actress
  • » Shandi Finnessey, American model and actress, Miss USA named Miss USA 2004
  • » Miroslav Klose, German footballer
  • » Heather Mitts, American soccer player
  • » Eric Papilaya, Austrian singer
  • » Hayden Schlossberg, American director, producer, and screenwriter
  • » Brian Patrick Wade, American actor

June 9th Holidays in History

  • » Public holidays in Jordan e.g Anniversary of the Ascension of King Abdullah II (Jordan)
  • » Public holidays in Åland known as Autonomy Day (Åland Islands)
  • » Christian feast day:
  • » Aidan of Lindisfarne (Lutheranism)
  • » Columba, Abbot of Iona: Ireland and Scotland, 597 CE (commemoration, Anglicanism)
  • » Columba. Aidan of Lindisfarne, Bede (commemoration, Lutheranism)
  • » Ephrem the Syrian (Roman Catholic Church and Church of England)
  • » Primus and Felician
  • » June 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Public holidays in Spain Regional holidays called La Rioja Day (La Rioja (Spain) named La Rioja)
  • » Public holidays in Spain Regional holidays e.g Murcia Day (Murcia)

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