What Happened on August 9, 1980

Historical Events

  • Belgian constitution revised

Famous Birthdays

  • Ryu Seung-beom, South Korean actor (The Unjust), born in Asan, South Korea
Born in 1980

Famous Deaths

  • Elliott Nugent, American director and actor, dies at 83
  • Oleg Grigoryevich Kononenko, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 41
  • Philip Lee, Australian cricket all-rounder (2 Tests, 5 wickets; South Australia), dies at 75
1980 Highlights

About August 9, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

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