On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1980

Famous Birthdays

  • Carrie Lam, Hong Kong actress
  • Joe King, Guitarist and Co-Founder for the band The Fray

Famous Deaths

  • James Wright, American poet (b. 1927)
  • Milton H. Erickson, American psychiatrist and psychologist, dies at 78
  • Roland Barthes, French literary critic and writer (b. 1915)
  • Walter Susskind, Czech conductor and pianist, dies at 66
1980 Highlights

About March 25, 1980

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

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries