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Historical Events In 1980

Monday, 10 May 2021

Jun 09   On this day in history leonard Huizinga, journalist/writer (Olivier & Adrian), dies at 73  

Jun 09   In the year 1980 soyuz T-2 returns to Earth  

Jun 10   Denys Morkel, S Afr cricketer (batsman scored 663 runs 1927-32), dies on this day in history.  

Jun 11   E Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge on this day in history.  

Jun 12   Milburn Stone, actor (Doc-Gunsmoke), dies at 75 on this day in history.  

Jun 12   Reagan said he would submit to periodic medical tests on this day in history.  

Jun 13   On this day in history paul McCartney releases "Waterfall"  

Jun 13   UN Security Council calls for South Africa to free Nelson Mandela on this day in history.  

Jun 14   E Bowell discovers asteroid #2937 Gibbs, #2938 Hopi & #3160 Angerhofer on this day in history.  

Jun 15   In the year 1980 jorge Orta of Cleveland gets 6 hits in a baseball game  

Jun 17   C Shoemaker discovers asteroid #2586 Matson in the year 1980.  

Jun 18   In the year 1980 "Blues Brothers" with Dan Akwoyd &John Belushi premiers  

Jun 18   C Shoemaker discovers asteroid #2891 McGetchin in the year 1980.  

Jun 18   E Bowell discovers asteroid #2569 Madeline on this day in history.  

Jun 18   In the year 1980 mrs Shakuntala Devi mentally multiplies 2 13-digit #s in 28 sec  

Jun 20   Gustaf Allan Pettersson, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1980.  

Jun 20   On this day in history roberto Duran takes WBC welterweight title from Sugar Ray Leonard at Olympic Stadium in Montreal by unanimous decision  

Jun 22   Jim King begins riding Miracle Strip Roller coaster 368 hours on this day in history.  

Jun 22   In the year 1980 uSSR begins removing troops from Afghanistan  

Jun 23   In the year 1980 john Laurie, actor (39 Steps, Jericho, Kidnapped), dies at 83  

Jun 27   Steve Peregrin Took, percussionist (T-Rex), dies at 31 in the year 1980.  

Jun 28   In the year 1980 heal Gahagan Douglas, (Rep-D-Ca), lost to Nixon, dies at 79  

Jun 28   NYC transit fare rises from 50. to 60 on this day in history.  

Jun 30   On this day in history virginia Brown Faire, actress (Lonesome Trail, Temptress), dies  

Jul 01   Charles Percy Snow, British writer (Friends & Associates), dies at 75 in the year 1980.  

Jul 02   Grateful Dead's Bob Weir & Mickey Hart are arrested for incitement on this day in history.  

Jul 03   In the year 1980 73,096 in Cleveland watch Indians beat Yankees 7-0  

Jul 05   Archibald James Potter, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1980.  

Jul 06   In the year 1980 gail Patrick actress (My Man Godfrey), dies of leukemia at 69  

Jul 06   On this day in history gail Patrick, actress (My Man Godfrey), dies of leukemia at 69  

Jul 07   Az Judge Sandra Day O'Connor first female nominated to Supreme Court in the year 1980.  

Jul 07   In the year 1980 jim King completes riding Miracle Strip Roller coaster 368 hours  

Jul 07   Reginald Gardiner actor (Great Dictator), dies at 77 in the year 1980.  

Jul 07   Reginald Gardiner, actor (Great Dictator), dies at 77 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   In the year 1980 birth of simon Gagné, Canadian ice hockey player  

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

Feb 29   On this day in history birth of clinton Toopi, New Zealand rugby league footballer  

Feb 29   Chris Conley, American musician was born on this day in history.  

Apr 02   On this day in history birth of carlos Salcido, Mexican footballer  

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

Apr 02   In the year 1980 birth of ricky Hendrick, NASCAR driver and owner (d. 2004)  

Famous Deaths In 1980

Famous People Died In This Year In History

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

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

Jan 03   Amos Milburn, rocker, dies at 52 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   On this day in history carl White, rocker, dies  

Jan 08   In the year 1980 oscar Ewing, US govt official (Everybody's Business), dies at 90  

Jan 10   On this day in history george Meany, labor leader, dies at 86  

Jan 11   Barbara Pym, English novelist (b. 1913) died on this day in history.  

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

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