What Happened on July 10, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Alexandra Palace burnt down for a second time.
  • Willie Jones hospitalized for heat stroke with record 46.5°C temp

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Petty, American race car driver (d. 2000)
  • Alejandro Millán, Mexican singer and songwriter

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jessica Simpson, American singer and popstar ("I Wanna Love You Forever" "I Think I'm In Love" and "Where You Are"), born in Abilene, Texas

Pop Star Jessica Simpson
Pop Star
Jessica Simpson
  • Thomas Ian Nicholas, actor (Radio Flyer, Rookie of the Year)