On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1980

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Califf, American soccer player

Famous Deaths

  • Rudolf G Escher, Dutch composer (Vrai Visage de la Paix), dies at 68
1980 Highlights

About March 17, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: St. Patrick's Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces