What Happened on January 7, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


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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

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Indira Gandhi voted back into power in India

4th Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi
4th Prime Minister of India
Indira Gandhi
  • 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