Historical Events on June 13, 1980

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Music release#1 in the Charts

Billy Joel's "Glass Houses" hits #1

Pianist, songwriter, and composer Billy Joel
Pianist, songwriter, and composer
Billy Joel
  • Deborah Harry/Meat Loaf film, "Roadie," premieres

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul McCartney releases "Waterfall"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • Rep John Jenrette Jr (D-SC) indicted in "Abscam" investigation

Event of interestEvent of Interest

UN Security Council calls for South Africa to free Nelson Mandela

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela