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Historical Events In 1980

Saturday, 28 January 2023

Jan 01   Chrysler UK renamed Talbot on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 01   On this day in history frank Clifford Wykoff, sprinter (Olympic-gold-28, 32, 36), dies at 70  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 01   International Decade of Water & Sanitation begins in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 01   Mob storms Russian embassy in Teheran in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 01   In the year 1980 premier Adbou Diouf becomes President of Senegal  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 01   In the year 1980 sweden changes order of succession to throne  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 02   On this day in history 68th Australian Men Tennis Guillermo Vilas beat John Sadri (76 63 62)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 02   Larry Williams, rocker, dies at 44 in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   In the year 1980 amos Milburn, rocker, dies at 52  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   In the year 1980 gold hits record $634 an ounce  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   Joy Adamson, author of "Born Free," is killed by a servant in northern Kenya on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 04   President Carter announces US boycott of Moscow Olympics in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 06   Indira Gandhi's Congress Party wins elections in India on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 06   On this day in history philadelphia Flyers set NHL record of 35 straight games without a defeat  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 07   Carl White, rocker, dies in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 07   Minnesota ends Philadelphia Flyers' NHL record 35 game unbeaten streak ends in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 09   On this day in history 63 beheaded in Mecca, Saudi Arabia  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 09   In the year 1980 saudi Arabia executes 63 people for their part in a raid on Mecca's Grand Mosque the previous November.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 10   On this day in history former AFL-CIO president George Meany dies in Washington, DC at age 85.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 10   Last broadcast of "Rockford Files" on NBC on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 11   Debut of the Pretenders on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 12   Hans Ebeling, cricketer (Vict stalwart, bowled for Aust 1934), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 13   In the year 1980 andre Kostelanetz, Russian conductor, dies at 78  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 13   On this day in history head of narcotic brigade arrested for drug smuggling in Belgium  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 13   In the year 1980 togo's constitution becomes effective  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 14   In the year 1980 "Blues Brothers" movie with Dan Akroyd & John Belushi opens  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 16   Anna van Wageningen-Salomons, Dut author (Unspoilt Dream), dies at 94 in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 16   In the year 1980 paul McCartney jailed in Tokyo for 10 days on marijuana possession  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 17   In the year 1980 barbara Britton, actress (Pamela-Mr & Mrs North), dies at 59  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 17   On this day in history nASA launches Fltsatcom-3  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 18   Cecil Beaton, British photographer, dies at 76 in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 18   On this day in history gold reaches $1,000 an ounce  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 18   Pink Floyd's "The Wall" hits #1 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 18   On this day in history studio 54 owners Steve Rubell & Ian Schrager sentenced to 3½ years in prison for tax evasion & fined $20,000  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In 1980

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 29   Ruben Plaza, Spanish cyclist was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 29   Simon Gagné, Canadian ice hockey player was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 29   Taylor Twellman, American soccer player was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 29   Clinton Toopi, New Zealand rugby league footballer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Feb 29   Chris Conley, American musician was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 02   Carlos Salcido, Mexican footballer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 02   Adam Fleming, English news reporter was born in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Apr 02   Ricky Hendrick, NASCAR driver and owner (d. 2004) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In 1980

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history frank Clifford Wykoff, sprinter (Olympic-gold-28, 32, 36), dies at 70  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 02   In the year 1980 larry Williams, rocker, dies at 44  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   On this day in history amos Milburn, rocker, dies at 52  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 07   On this day in history carl White, rocker, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 08   On this day in history oscar Ewing, US govt official (Everybody's Business), dies at 90  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 10   In the year 1980 george Meany, labor leader, dies at 86  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 11   On this day in history death of barbara Pym, English novelist (b. 1913)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 12   Hans Ebeling, cricketer (Vict stalwart, bowled for Aust 1934), dies in the year 1980.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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