On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1980

Historical Events

  • "Wonderful World of Disney" last performance on NBC-TV
  • Ballon d'Or: Bayern Munich forward Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is named best European football player; beats German international teammate Bernd Schuster of FC Barcelona and Saint-√Čtienne midfielder Michel Platini

Famous Birthdays

  • Eliza Dushku, American actress (True Lies, Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Kenny Kwan, Hong Kong singer
1980 Highlights

About December 30, 1980

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn