Famous Deaths In 1980
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
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 On this day in history amos Milburn, rocker, dies at 52
Jan 07 Carl White, rocker, dies in the year 1980.
Jan 08 On this day in history oscar Ewing, US govt official (Everybody's Business), dies at 90
Jan 10 In the year 1980 george Meany, labor leader, dies at 86
Jan 11 On this day in history death of barbara Pym, English novelist (b. 1913)
Jan 12 Hans Ebeling, cricketer (Vict stalwart, bowled for Aust 1934), dies in the year 1980.
Jan 13 Andre Kostelanetz, Russian conductor, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history death of robert Ardrey, American author (b. 1908)
Jan 16 On this day in history anna van Wageningen-Salomons, Dut author (Unspoilt Dream), dies at 94
Jan 17 In the year 1980 barbara Britton, actress (Pamela-Mr & Mrs North), dies at 59
Jan 18 Cecil Beaton, British photographer, dies at 76 in the year 1980.
Jan 19 In the year 1980 richard Franko Goldman, composer, dies at 69
Jan 22 Iris Meredith, actress (Lawless Land, Gambling Terror), dies at 64 in the year 1980.
Jan 25 David Newell, actor (Dangerous Curves, White Heat), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jan 28 Jimmy Durante, NYC, comedian (Jimmy Durante Show), dies at 86 on this day in history.
Jan 29 Antonio Molina, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1980.
Jan 30 In the year 1980 lil Dagover, actress (Destiny, Spiders), dies at 82
Jan 31 J P Duminy, cricket (30 runs at 5 & 1 wkt at 39 in 3 Test S Af), dies in the year 1980.
Feb 01 Jack Bailey, TV host (Queen for a Day), dies at 72 in the year 1980.
Feb 02 William H Stein, US biochemist (Nobel 1972), dies at 68 in the year 1980.
Feb 07 On this day in history ernst Kunz, composer, dies at 88
Feb 08 In the year 1980 death of nikos Xilouris, Greek singer (b. 1936)
Feb 09 In the year 1980 antoine Pompe, Belgian architect, dies at 106
Feb 12 Floyd Taliaferro Alderson, actor (Crossing Trails), dies in the year 1980.
Feb 13 David Janssen, [Meyer], actor (Fugitive, Harry O), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1980 death of luitkonwar Rudra Baruah, Assamese composer and actor
Feb 16 Erich HÃ¼ckel, German physicist (b. 1895) died in the year 1980.
Feb 17 Graham Sutherland, painter, dies on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1980 gale Robbins, actress (Fuller Brush Girl, Mr Hex), dies at 58
Feb 19 Bon Scott, Aust rock vocalist (AC/DC-Whole Lotta Rosie), dies at 33 in the year 1980.
Feb 20 Alice Longworth Roosevelt, youngest daughter of Theodore, dies at 96 on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1980 chester H Lauck, actor (2 Weeks to Live, Goin' to Town), dies at 78