On This Day

What Happened on February 8, 1980

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Cameron Muncey, Australian guitarist (Jet)
  • Ralf Little, English actor/comedian
  • Stephen Wright, English footballer

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Model Angie Bowie (30) divorces singer David Bowie (33) after 9 years of marriage

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
David Bowie

Famous Deaths

  • Nikos Xilouris, Greek singer (b. 1936)