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Historical Events In 1980

Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Mar 27   Mount St Helens becomes active after 123 years on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

Mar 28   Dick Haymes, actor (Real Life, Betrayal), dies in the year 1980.  

Mar 29   ... Mantovani, orch leader (Mantovani), dies at 74 in the year 1980.  

Mar 30   Mark Medoff's "Children of a Lesser God", premieres in New York NY in the year 1980.  

Mar 31   Larry Holmes TKOs Leroy Jones in 8 for (WBC) heavyweight boxing title in the year 1980.  

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

Apr 02   Dick Howorth, cricketer (Engld slow lefty all-rounder late 40's), dies in the year 1980.  

Apr 02   Wayne Gretzky becomes first teenager to score 50 goals in a season in the year 1980.  

Apr 03   France performs nuclear test in the year 1980.  

Apr 03   In the year 1980 luella Gear, actress (Joe & Mabel), dies at 82  

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   On this day in history gordie Howe completes a record 26th season  

Apr 07   Jimmy Carter breaks relations with Iran during hostage crisis in the year 1980.  

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

Apr 09   Israeli troops move into Leanon in the year 1980.  

Apr 09   Kathleen Burke, dies in the year 1980.  

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

Apr 10   Kay Medford, actress (Dean Martin Show, To Rome With Love), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

Apr 11   Charlotte Henry, dies in the year 1980.  

Apr 11   Equal Employment Opportunity Commission regulates sexual harrassment on this day in history.  

Apr 11   Paul McCartney releases "Coming Up" on this day in history.  

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

Apr 13   Steve Ballesteros becomes youngest winner of the Masters in the year 1980.  

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   Tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84 in the year 1980.  

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

Apr 16   L Brozek discovers asteroid #2696 Magion in the year 1980.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1980

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 29   In the year 1980 birth of ruben Plaza, Spanish cyclist  

Feb 29   In the year 1980 birth of simon Gagné, Canadian ice hockey player  

Feb 29   Taylor Twellman, American soccer player was born in the year 1980.  

Feb 29   Clinton Toopi, New Zealand rugby league footballer was born on this day in history.  

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

Apr 02   Carlos Salcido, Mexican footballer was born on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1980.  

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   On this day in history larry Williams, rocker, dies at 44  

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

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

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

Jan 10   George Meany, labor leader, dies at 86 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 12   On this day in history hans Ebeling, cricketer (Vict stalwart, bowled for Aust 1934), dies  

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