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Historical Events Happened In 1980

Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Oct 10   On this day in history very Large Array (VLA) radio telescope network dedicated  

Oct 11   Cosmonauts Popov & Ryumin set space endurance record of 184 days on this day in history.  

Oct 11   Russian cosmonauts return to earth, after spending a record 185 days in space on this day in history.  

Oct 12   On this day in history ships of the Amphibious Force, Sixth Fleet, including Guadalcanal, began assisting the victims of the massive earthquake which devastated the Algerian city of Al Asnam.  

Oct 14   In the year 1980 pres nominee Ronald Reagan promises to name a woman to Supreme Court  

Oct 14   S N Banerjee, cricketer (one Test for India), dies on this day in history.  

Oct 16   Carl PM Romme, Dutch minister of Social Affairs (KVP), dies at 83 in the year 1980.  

Oct 17   Mount St Helens, in Washington State USA, erupts for the third time in 24 hours on this day in history.  

Oct 22   New South Korean constitution comes into effect on this day in history.  

Oct 23   Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin resigns, due to illness in the year 1980.  

Oct 24   John Lennon releases "(Just Like) Starting Over" in UK in the year 1980.  

Oct 24   Leonid Georiyevich Ivanov, Russia, cosmonaut (Soyuz 33), dies at 30 in the year 1980.  

Oct 24   Polish government legalizes independent labor union Solidarity in the year 1980.  

Oct 25   Barbra Streisand's "Guilty," album goes #1 for 3 weeks & her single "Woman In Love," goes #1 for 3 weeks on this day in history.  

Oct 26   Marcello J tie Neves Alves Caetano, premier of Portugal, dies at 74 on this day in history.  

Oct 27   In the year 1980 dave Gryllis sets world bicycle speed record of 94.37 kph  

Oct 27   Steven Peregrine Took, rocker, dies at 31 in the year 1980.  

Oct 28   In the year 1980 leon Janney, actor (Jim Matthews-Another World, Hawk), dies at 63  

Oct 30   Honduras &El Salvador settle their boundary dispute on this day in history.  

Oct 30   NASA launches Flt Satcom-4 on this day in history.  

Oct 31   Julian Nott sets world hot-air balloon altitude record (16,806 m) on this day in history.  

Nov 02   Edith Bunker, character on "All in the Family", dies in the year 1980.  

Nov 03   In the year 1980 ludwig Hohl, writer, dies  

Nov 04   In the year 1980 ronald Reagan (R) beats President Jimmy Carter (R) by a landslide  

Nov 04   In the year 1980 ronald Reagan elected 40th President of the US  

Nov 06   In the year 1980 mary Michael, actress (Biridie-Wonderful John Acton), dies at 77  

Nov 06   USS Ranger and accompanying ships of her task group relieved the Midway in the northern Arabian Sea in the year 1980.  

Nov 07   Steve McQueen, actor (Tom Horn, Bullitt), dies at 50 in the year 1980.  

Nov 08   On this day in history voyager 1 space probe discovers 15th moon of Saturn  

Nov 09   Carmel Myers, actress (Carmel Myers Show), dies at 79 on this day in history.  

Nov 10   Dan Rather refuses to pay his cabbie, CBS pays the $12.55 fare on this day in history.  

Nov 11   On this day in history crew of Soyuz 35 returns to Earth aboard Soyuz 37  

Nov 12   In the year 1980 alexander "Alex" Nicholas Voormolen, Dutch composer, dies at 85  

Nov 12   NYC Mayor Ed Koch admits to trying marijuana on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1980

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 29   Ruben Plaza, Spanish cyclist was born on this day in history.  

Feb 29   On this day in history birth of simon Gagné, Canadian ice hockey player  

Feb 29   Taylor Twellman, American soccer player was born on this day in history.  

Feb 29   In the year 1980 birth of clinton Toopi, New Zealand rugby league footballer  

Feb 29   On this day in history birth of chris Conley, American musician  

Apr 02   In the year 1980 birth of carlos Salcido, Mexican footballer  

Apr 02   Adam Fleming, English news reporter was born in the year 1980.  

Apr 02   Ricky Hendrick, NASCAR driver and owner (d. 2004) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1980

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1980 frank Clifford Wykoff, sprinter (Olympic-gold-28, 32, 36), dies at 70  

Jan 02   In the year 1980 larry Williams, rocker, dies at 44  

Jan 03   Amos Milburn, rocker, dies at 52 in the year 1980.  

Jan 07   Carl White, rocker, dies on this day in history.  

Jan 08   Oscar Ewing, US govt official (Everybody's Business), dies at 90 on this day in history.  

Jan 10   George Meany, labor leader, dies at 86 in the year 1980.  

Jan 11   Barbara Pym, English novelist (b. 1913) died in the year 1980.  

Jan 12   Hans Ebeling, cricketer (Vict stalwart, bowled for Aust 1934), dies on this day in history.