What Happened on July 4, 1980

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Nolan Ryan is 4th to strikeout 3,000

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan

Famous Birthdays

  • Max Elliott Slade, American film actor
  • Muhammad Ali Hasan, American filmmaker

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Grevisse, Belgian grammarian (b. 1895)