On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1980

Historical Events

  • 1st nuclear submarine, USS Nautilus is decommissioned
  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pierre Trudeau sworn in, for the second time, as the 17th Prime Minister of Canada

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Pierre Trudeau

Famous Birthdays

  • Mason Unck, American football player
1980 Highlights

About March 3, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces