Famous Deaths on May 18, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Deaths

  • David A. Johnston, a U.S. Volcanoligist was also a victim of Mount St. Helens eruption (b. 1949)
  • Harry Truman, victim of Mount St. Helens eruption (b. 1896)
  • Ian Curtis, English rock vocalist (Joy Division), commits suicide at 23
  • Reid Blackburn, a photojournalist for National Geographic was also a victim of Mount St. Helens eruption (b. 1952)