January, 1978 or June, 1978

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Can you name the month these events happened, either January (JA) or June (JU) 1978?

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Pedro Joaquín Chamorro Cardenal, Nicaraguan government critic, is assassinated
Rose Dugdale and Eddie Gallagher become the first convicted prisoners to marry in prison in the history of the Republic of Ireland
Air India Flight 855 crashes near Bombay, killing 213
The European Court of Human Rights finds the British government guilty of mistreating prisoners in Northern Ireland, but not guilty of torture
King Hussein of Jordan marries 26-year-old Lisa Halaby, who takes the name Queen Noor
Cricketer Ian Botham becomes the first man in the history of the game to score a century and take 8 wickets in 1 inning of a Test match
The 1978 FIFA World Cup starts in Argentina
Serial killer David Berkowitz, the 'Son of Sam,' is sentenced to 365 years in prison
Charon, a satellite of Pluto, is discovered
Yemen Arab Republic president Ahmad al-Ghashmi is killed
New Year's Day
Richard Chase, the 'Vampire of Sacramento' is arrested
'Garfield', which later become the world's most widely syndicated comic strip, makes its debut
The Copyright Act of 1976 takes effect, making sweeping changes to United States copyright law
The Gay & Lesbian Solidarity March is held in Sydney, Australia to mark 10th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots
William H. Webster is appointed FBI director

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