What Happened On 3rd November 1978 In History

November 3rd (1978) was a Friday. It's the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 59 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 3rd November, 1978

  • » Dominica gains its independence from the United Kingdom.

Famous Birthdays on November 3 in 1978

  • » Tim McIlrath, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Rise Against, Baxter (punk band) or Baxter, Arma Angelus, and The Killing Tree)
  • » Hiroko Sakai, Japanese softball player
  • » Koshiro Take, Japanese jockey
  • » Julia Taylor, Hungarian porn actress

November 3rd Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Acepsimas of Hnaita and companions (Greek Orthodox Church)
  • » Hubertus
  • » St. Martin de Porres known as Martin de Porres
  • » Richard Hooker (Anglican Communion)
  • » Rupert Mayer
  • » Winefride
  • » November 3 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Culture Day (Japanese calendar National holidays named Japan), and its related observances:
  • » Independence Day called Independence Day / Separation Day, celebrates the separation and independence of Panama from Colombia in 1903.
  • » Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Dominica from the United Kingdom in 1978.
  • » Independence Day, celebrates the independence of the Federated States of Micronesia from the United States in 1986.

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