What Happened on December 25, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Laura Sadler, British actress (d. 2003)
  • Loc√≥, Angolan footballer
  • Marcus Trufant, American football player (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Reika Hashimoto, Japanese actress

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Emney, actor (Adventures of a Private Eye), dies at 80
  • Louis Neefs, Belgian singer, dies at 43
  • Oscar Romero, archbishop of El Salvador, murdered