What Happened on August 2, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Fascist bomb attack on Bologna Italy train station, 86 killed
  • US swimmers set 3 world records at National championships

Famous Birthdays

  • Ivica Banović, Croatian footballer
  • Nadia Bjorlin, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Verdun John Scott, cricketer (ten Tests for NZ), dies