Historical Events In 1980
Saturday, 10 April 2021
Mar 07 In the year 1980 josip Tito, Yugoslav President, buried
Mar 07 Samm-Art Williams' "Home" premieres in NYC in the year 1980.
Mar 08 In the year 1980 greg Chappell 235 &Yallop 172, for 217 stand at Faisalabad
Mar 08 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history flemish/Walloon battles in Belgium, 40 injured
Mar 09 On this day in history olga Chekova, actress (Moulin Rouge, Pawns of Possession), dies at 82
Mar 10 On this day in history herman Tarnower, doctor (Scarsdale Diet), killed by Jean Harris
Mar 10 Willard Scott becomes the weather forecaster on the Today Show in the year 1980.
Mar 11 On this day in history rod Marsh bowls 10 overs for 51 runs in dull Australia vs Pakistan cricket draw
Mar 12 Jury finds John Wayne Gacy guilty of murdering 33 in Chicago in the year 1980.
Mar 13 Eric Heiden skates world record 1000 meter (1 13.60) on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history eric Heiden skates world record 1000 meter (1:13.60)
Mar 13 On this day in history ford Motor Co found innocent in death of 3 women in a fiery Pinto
Mar 13 In the year 1980 tauno Kullerve Pylkkanen, composer, dies at 61
Mar 14 On this day in history polish airliner crash kills all 87 aboard (22 are US amateur boxers)
Mar 14 World Ice Dance Championship in Dortmund West Germany won by Krisztina Regoczy and Andras Sallay (Hungary) on this day in history.
Mar 15 In the year 1980 tracey Wainman, age 12, the youngest Canadian skater to compete in a world championship
Mar 16 Joanne Carner wins LPGA Honda Civic Golf Classic on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1980 rudolf G Escher, Dutch composer (Vrai Visage de la Paix), dies at 68
Mar 18 Erich Fromm, German/US psychoanalyst, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1980 vostok rocket exploded on launch pad while being refueled, killing 50
Mar 20 In the year 1980 the Mi Amigo ship containing England's pirate Radio Caroline sinks
Mar 20 The Quebec National Assembly approves wording of referendum question on Sovereignty Association, and so it begins on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history uS appeals to International Court on hostages in Iran
Mar 21 On this day in history gideon Fagan, composer, dies at 75
Mar 21 On this day in history on TV show Dallas, JR is shot
Mar 23 In the year 1980 france performs nuclear test
Mar 23 In the year 1980 shah of Iran arrives in Egypt
Mar 24 ABC's nightly Iran Hostage crisis program renamed "Nightline" in the year 1980.
Mar 24 In the year 1980 capitol Records releases some rare Beatles tracks
Mar 24 On this day in history oscar Romero, archbishop of San Salvador, murdered during mass
Mar 26 Bombay gets its first rock concert in 10 years (The Police) on this day in history.
Mar 26 Jon-Jon Poulos, rocker (Buckinghams), dies from drugs at 32 in the year 1980.
Mar 27 In the year 1980 elevator in Vaal Reef South Africa gold mine crash 1900 meter down (23 die)