On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1980

Historical Events

  • Soviet sub catches fire off Japan, 9 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Taio Cruz [Adetayo Onile-Ere], British singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer ("Break Your Heart"), born in Brent, England
1980 Highlights

About April 23, 1980

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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