What Happened on September 20, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Bronze plaque dedicated to memory of Thurman Munson at Yankee Stadium

Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Brett goes 0-for-4 dropping his avg below .400 for good

MLB Third Baseman George Brett
MLB Third Baseman
George Brett
  • Spectacular Bid runs in Belmont alone as 3 horses drop out

Famous Birthdays

  • Jonathan Le Billon, British actor
  • Mariacarla Boscono, Italian fashion model
  • Vladimir Karpets, Russian cyclist

Famous Deaths

  • Sanpei Hayashiya, Japanese comedian (b. 1925)