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Historical Events In 1980

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Mar 27   Mount St Helens becomes active after 123 years in the year 1980.  

Mar 27   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 in the year 1980.  

Mar 28   Dick Haymes, actor (Real Life, Betrayal), dies on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1980 mike Weaver KOs John Tate in 15 for (WBA) heavyweight boxing title  

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   On this day in history dick Howorth, cricketer (Engld slow lefty all-rounder late 40's), dies  

Apr 02   In the year 1980 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   USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.  

Apr 06   Gordie Howe completes a record 26th season in the year 1980.  

Apr 07   In the year 1980 jimmy Carter breaks relations with Iran during hostage crisis  

Apr 08   In the year 1980 wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist  

Apr 09   Israeli troops move into Leanon on this day in history.  

Apr 09   Kathleen Burke, dies on this day in history.  

Apr 09   On this day in history soyuz 35 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 6  

Apr 10   In the year 1980 kay Medford, actress (Dean Martin Show, To Rome With Love), dies at 65  

Apr 11   Charlotte Henry, dies on this day in history.  

Apr 11   On this day in history equal Employment Opportunity Commission regulates sexual harrassment  

Apr 11   In the year 1980 paul McCartney releases "Coming Up"  

Apr 12   Stanley De Silva, cricketer (motor bike Sri Lanka '79 World Cup), dies on this day in history.  

Apr 13   On this day in history steve Ballesteros becomes youngest winner of the Masters  

Apr 13   Z Vavrova discovers asteroid #2568 Maksutov on this day in history.  

Apr 14   E Bowell discovers asteroids #2759 Idomeneus & #2830 Greenwich on this day in history.  

Apr 14   In the year 1980 tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84  

Apr 15   E Bowell discovers asteroid #3041 Webb on this day in history.  

Apr 15   In the year 1980 jean-Paul Sartre, existentialist philosopher and writer (Nobel 1964), dies in Paris at 74  

Apr 15   In the year 1980 raymond Bailey actor (Mr Drysdale-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 75  

Apr 16   On this day in history l Brozek discovers asteroid #2696 Magion  

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Famous Birthdays In 1980

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 29   On this day in history birth of ruben Plaza, Spanish cyclist  

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   Clinton Toopi, New Zealand rugby league footballer was born in the year 1980.  

Feb 29   Chris Conley, American musician was born in the year 1980.  

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   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 on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Larry Williams, rocker, dies at 44 on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history amos Milburn, rocker, dies at 52  

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

Jan 08   Oscar Ewing, US govt official (Everybody's Business), dies at 90 in the year 1980.  

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

Jan 11   In the year 1980 death of barbara Pym, English novelist (b. 1913)  

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

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