On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1980

Historical Events

  • Zimbabwe (formerly Southern Rhodesia) declares independence from UK

Famous Birthdays

  • Robyn Regehr, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Recife, Brazil
1980 Highlights

About April 18, 1980

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries