What Happened on October 12, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Your Arm's Too Short to Box" closes at Ambassador NYC after 149 performances
  • 7 stabbed at Blood, Sweat & Tears concert in LA
  • Amy Alcott wins LPGA Inamori Golf Classic
  • MLB National League Championship: Philadelphia Phillies beat Houston Astros, 3 games to 2

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Oscar-winning actor Dustin Hoffman (43) weds businesswoman Lisa Gottsegen (26) in Roxbury, Connecticut