On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • NBC broadcasts NY Jets' 24-17 win over Dolphins without audio
  • USSR formally announces death of Alexei Kosygin

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashley Cole, English footballer, born in Stepney, London
  • Fitz Hall, English footballer, born in Leytonstone, London
  • Tony [Anthony da Silva], French-born Portuguese footballer, born in Le Creusot, France