What Happened on February 3, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 30th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 144-136 (OT) at Landover, Maryland

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes TKOs Lorenzo Holmes in 6 for heavyweight boxing title

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes
  • Mohammed Ali tours Africa as President Carter's envoy

Famous Birthdays

  • Sarah Lewitinn, American writer