What Happened on February 3, 1980

Historical Events

NBA All-Star Game

30th NBA All-Star Game, Capital Centre, Landover, Md: East beats West, 144-136 (OT); MVP: George Gervin, San Antonio Spurs, SF

Boxing Title Fight

Larry Holmes TKOs Lorenzo Holmes in 6 for heavyweight boxing title

  • Mohammed Ali tours Africa as President Carter's envoy
1980 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Sarah Lewitinn, American writer
Born in 1980

About February 3, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rock With You - Michael Jackson
  • UK #1 Song: The Special AKA Live! EP - The Special AKA