What Happened On 15th November 1978 In History

November 15th (1978) was a Wednesday. It's the 318th day of the year (319th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 47 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 15th November, 1978

  • » A chartered Douglas DC-8 Aviation accidents and incidents named crashes near Colombo, Sri Lanka, killing 183.

Famous Birthdays on November 15 in 1978

  • » Floyd Womack, American football player

November 15th Famous Deaths for 1978

  • » Margaret Mead, American anthropologist and author (b. 1901)

November 15th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Abibus of Edessa
  • » Albertus Magnus e.g Albert the Great
  • » Hugh Cook Faringdon known as Blessed Hugh Faringdon
  • » Didier of Cahors
  • » Saint Leopold III known as Leopold III, a Culture of Austria Public holidays e.g public holiday in Lower Austria and Vienna.
  • » Malo (saint) called Malo
  • » Mechell
  • » Francis Asbury and George Whitefield (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » November 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Day of the German-speaking Community of Belgium (German-speaking Community of Belgium)
  • » Palestinian Declaration of Independence e.g Independence Day, unilaterally declared in 1988. (State of Palestine e.g Palestine)
  • » Public holidays in Brazil known as Republic Proclamation Day (Brazil)
  • » Shichi-Go-San (Japan)

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