On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1980

Historical Events

  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission regulates sexual harassment

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul McCartney releases "Coming Up"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Famous Birthdays

  • Keiji Tamada, Japanese football player, born in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
  • Mark Teixeira, American baseball first baseman, born in Annapolis, Maryland

Famous Deaths

  • Charlotte Henry, dies
  • Florence Lake, American actress (Edgar Kennedy shorts), dies at 75
1980 Highlights

About April 11, 1980

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries