What Happened on December 7, 1980

Historical Events

  • 69th Davis Cup: Czechoslovakia beats Italy in Prague (4-1)

Senior PGA Championship

Senior PGA Championship, Turnberry Isle CC: Arnold Palmer wins with a birdie on the 1st playoff hole against Paul Harney

Famous Birthdays

  • John Terry, English soccer defender (78 caps; Chelsea), born in London, England
Born in 1980

Famous Deaths

  • Darby Crash, American Punk rocker (Germs), dies of an overdose at 22

About December 7, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

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