On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1980

Historical Events

  • "Your Arm's Too Short to Box..." opens at Ambassador NYC for 149 performances

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAbby Wambach

Abby Wambach, American Soccer player (world record for international goals), born in Rochester, New York

Soccer Player Abby Wambach
Soccer Player
Abby Wambach
  • Fabrizio Moretti, Brazilian-born rock drummer (The Strokes), born in Rio de Janeiro
1980 Highlights

About June 2, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini