Historical Events In 1980
Saturday, 15 May 2021
Mar 27 On this day in history mount St Helens becomes active after 123 years
Mar 27 In the year 1980 tSE Index drops 5.3%, biggest one day loss since 1940; after attempt by Hunt Brothers of Texas to corner silver market and yup I boought silver at $50.00 U.S.
Mar 28 In the year 1980 dick Haymes, actor (Real Life, Betrayal), dies
Mar 29 On this day in history ... Mantovani, orch leader (Mantovani), dies at 74
Mar 30 In the year 1980 mark Medoff's "Children of a Lesser God", premieres in New York NY
Mar 31 On this day in history larry Holmes TKOs Leroy Jones in 8 for (WBC) heavyweight boxing title
Mar 31 Mike Weaver KOs John Tate in 15 for (WBA) heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Mar 31 President Jimmy Carter deregulates banking industry in the year 1980.
Apr 01 On this day in history wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist
Apr 02 Dick Howorth, cricketer (Engld slow lefty all-rounder late 40's), dies on this day in history.
Apr 02 On this day in history wayne Gretzky becomes first teenager to score 50 goals in a season
Apr 03 France performs nuclear test in the year 1980.
Apr 03 Luella Gear, actress (Joe & Mabel), dies at 82 in the year 1980.
Apr 03 In the year 1980 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Apr 04 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
Apr 06 Gordie Howe completes a record 26th season on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1980 jimmy Carter breaks relations with Iran during hostage crisis
Apr 08 Wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist on this day in history.
Apr 09 Israeli troops move into Leanon on this day in history.
Apr 09 Kathleen Burke, dies in the year 1980.
Apr 09 Soyuz 35 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 6 in the year 1980.
Apr 10 In the year 1980 kay Medford, actress (Dean Martin Show, To Rome With Love), dies at 65
Apr 11 On this day in history charlotte Henry, dies
Apr 11 Equal Employment Opportunity Commission regulates sexual harrassment in the year 1980.
Apr 11 Paul McCartney releases "Coming Up" on this day in history.
Apr 12 Stanley De Silva, cricketer (motor bike Sri Lanka '79 World Cup), dies on this day in history.
Apr 13 Steve Ballesteros becomes youngest winner of the Masters in the year 1980.
Apr 13 In the year 1980 z Vavrova discovers asteroid #2568 Maksutov
Apr 14 In the year 1980 e Bowell discovers asteroids #2759 Idomeneus & #2830 Greenwich
Apr 14 Tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Apr 15 In the year 1980 e Bowell discovers asteroid #3041 Webb
Apr 15 In the year 1980 jean-Paul Sartre, existentialist philosopher and writer (Nobel 1964), dies in Paris at 74
Apr 15 On this day in history raymond Bailey actor (Mr Drysdale-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 75
Apr 16 In the year 1980 l Brozek discovers asteroid #2696 Magion