Historical Events In 1980
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Mar 07 In the year 1980 josip Tito, Yugoslav President, buried
Mar 07 Samm-Art Williams' "Home" premieres in NYC in the year 1980.
Mar 08 In the year 1980 greg Chappell 235 &Yallop 172, for 217 stand at Faisalabad
Mar 08 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Mar 09 On this day in history flemish/Walloon battles in Belgium, 40 injured
Mar 09 Olga Chekova, actress (Moulin Rouge, Pawns of Possession), dies at 82 in the year 1980.
Mar 10 In the year 1980 herman Tarnower, doctor (Scarsdale Diet), killed by Jean Harris
Mar 10 In the year 1980 willard Scott becomes the weather forecaster on the Today Show
Mar 11 In the year 1980 rod Marsh bowls 10 overs for 51 runs in dull Australia vs Pakistan cricket draw
Mar 12 Jury finds John Wayne Gacy guilty of murdering 33 in Chicago on this day in history.
Mar 13 Eric Heiden skates world record 1000 meter (1 13.60) on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history eric Heiden skates world record 1000 meter (1:13.60)
Mar 13 In the year 1980 ford Motor Co found innocent in death of 3 women in a fiery Pinto
Mar 13 In the year 1980 tauno Kullerve Pylkkanen, composer, dies at 61
Mar 14 Polish airliner crash kills all 87 aboard (22 are US amateur boxers) on this day in history.
Mar 14 World Ice Dance Championship in Dortmund West Germany won by Krisztina Regoczy and Andras Sallay (Hungary) in the year 1980.
Mar 15 In the year 1980 tracey Wainman, age 12, the youngest Canadian skater to compete in a world championship
Mar 16 Joanne Carner wins LPGA Honda Civic Golf Classic in the year 1980.
Mar 17 In the year 1980 rudolf G Escher, Dutch composer (Vrai Visage de la Paix), dies at 68
Mar 18 On this day in history erich Fromm, German/US psychoanalyst, dies at 79
Mar 18 On this day in history vostok rocket exploded on launch pad while being refueled, killing 50
Mar 20 The Mi Amigo ship containing England's pirate Radio Caroline sinks on this day in history.
Mar 20 The Quebec National Assembly approves wording of referendum question on Sovereignty Association, and so it begins on this day in history.
Mar 20 US appeals to International Court on hostages in Iran in the year 1980.
Mar 21 On this day in history gideon Fagan, composer, dies at 75
Mar 21 In the year 1980 on TV show Dallas, JR is shot
Mar 23 France performs nuclear test on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history shah of Iran arrives in Egypt
Mar 24 ABC's nightly Iran Hostage crisis program renamed "Nightline" on this day in history.
Mar 24 On this day in history capitol Records releases some rare Beatles tracks
Mar 24 Oscar Romero, archbishop of San Salvador, murdered during mass on this day in history.
Mar 26 Bombay gets its first rock concert in 10 years (The Police) on this day in history.
Mar 26 In the year 1980 jon-Jon Poulos, rocker (Buckinghams), dies from drugs at 32
Mar 27 Elevator in Vaal Reef South Africa gold mine crash 1900 meter down (23 die) on this day in history.