Historical Events In 1980
Tuesday, 28 November 2023
Mar 27 Mount St Helens becomes active after 123 years on this day in history.
Mar 27 On this day in history 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.
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 Larry Holmes TKOs Leroy Jones in 8 for (WBC) heavyweight boxing title in the year 1980.
Mar 31 On this day in history mike Weaver KOs John Tate in 15 for (WBA) heavyweight boxing title
Mar 31 In the year 1980 president Jimmy Carter deregulates banking industry
Apr 01 On this day in history wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist
Apr 02 Dick Howorth, cricketer (Engld slow lefty all-rounder late 40's), dies on this day in history.
Apr 02 Wayne Gretzky becomes first teenager to score 50 goals in a season on this day in history.
Apr 03 France performs nuclear test in the year 1980.
Apr 03 On this day in history 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 Gordie Howe completes a record 26th season in the year 1980.
Apr 07 Jimmy Carter breaks relations with Iran during hostage crisis in the year 1980.
Apr 08 Wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist on this day in history.
Apr 09 Israeli troops move into Leanon in the year 1980.
Apr 09 On this day in history kathleen Burke, dies
Apr 09 Soyuz 35 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 6 on this day in history.
Apr 10 In the year 1980 kay Medford, actress (Dean Martin Show, To Rome With Love), dies at 65
Apr 11 Charlotte Henry, dies in the year 1980.
Apr 11 Equal Employment Opportunity Commission regulates sexual harrassment in the year 1980.
Apr 11 On this day in history paul McCartney releases "Coming Up"
Apr 12 In the year 1980 stanley De Silva, cricketer (motor bike Sri Lanka '79 World Cup), dies
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 In the year 1980 e Bowell discovers asteroids #2759 Idomeneus & #2830 Greenwich
Apr 14 Tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84 in the year 1980.
Apr 15 In the year 1980 e Bowell discovers asteroid #3041 Webb
Apr 15 On this day in history jean-Paul Sartre, existentialist philosopher and writer (Nobel 1964), dies in Paris at 74
Apr 15 Raymond Bailey actor (Mr Drysdale-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 75 in the year 1980.
Apr 16 In the year 1980 l Brozek discovers asteroid #2696 Magion