What Happened on August 31, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Oklahoma!" closes at Palace Theater NYC after 301 performances
  • 80th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Hal Sutton
  • Poland's Solidarity trade union federations forms and is offically recognised by the Polish goverment
  • The GdaƄsk Agreement is signed.

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Budden, American rapper