January 20, 1980 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Linda Fratianne
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Charles Tickner

Birthdays in History

  • Brigitte Olivier, Belgian judoka, born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Philippe Cousteau Jr., Freanch oceanographer; grandson of Jacques Cousteau