On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1980

Historical Events

  • Biggest MLB crowd in 7 years, 73,096 watch Indians beat NY Yankees, 7-0 at Cleveland Stadium

Famous Birthdays

  • Harbhajan Singh, Indian cricket spin bowler (103 Tests, 417 wickets), born in Jalandhar, India
  • Kevin Boyle, American basketballer
  • Olivia Munn, American actress (The Newsroom, X-Men: Apocalypse), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Roland Mark Schoeman, South African swimmer
1980 Highlights

About July 3, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer