On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1980

Historical Events

  • US Open Women's Golf, Richland CC: Amy Alcott scores convincing 9 stroke win over runner-up Hollis Stacy
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Deaths

  • Seretse Khama, 1st President of Botswana (1966-80), dies of pancreatic cancer at 59
1980 Highlights

About July 13, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer