On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1980

Historical Events

  • The Mi Amigo ship containing England's pirate radio Caroline sinks
  • US appeals to International Court on hostages in Iran

Famous Birthdays

  • Jamal Crawford, American basketball player
  • Ock Ju-Hyun, South Korean singer
1980 Highlights

About March 20, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces