What Happened on January 7, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

American President Jimmy Carter authorizes legislation to bail out the Chrysler Corporation with a 1.5 billion dollar loan

39th US President Jimmy Carter
39th US President
Jimmy Carter
  • Minn ends Philadelphia Flyers' NHL record 35 game unbeaten streak ends

Famous Deaths

  • Carl White, rocker, dies
  • Sarah Selby, actress (Tower of London), dies at 74