On This Day

What Happened on February 25, 1980

Historical Events

  • British political comedy "Yes Minister" written by Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn, starring Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne and Derek Fowlds premieres on BBC Two
  • Coup ousts PM Henck Arron of Suriname

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Burks, American basketball player
  • Christy Knowings, American actress
1980 Highlights

About February 25, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces