What Happened on December 25, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Laura Sadler, British actress, born in Ascot, United Kingdom (d. 2003)
  • Loc√≥ [Manuel Armindo Morais Cange], Angolan footballer, born in Luanda, Angola
  • Marcus Trufant, American football player (Seattle Seahawks), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • Reika Hashimoto, Japanese actress, born in Tokyo, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Emney, British actor (Let the People Sing, Adventures of a Private Eye, Lilac Domino), dies at 80
  • Louis Neefs, Belgian singer, dies at 43