What Happened on May 24, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Rock Lobster" by B-52s hits #56
  • Iran rejects a call to World Court to release US hostages
  • Stanley Cup: NY Islanders beat Philadelphia Flyers, 4 games to 2

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy L Sullivan, actor (Will Pacino-Something So Right), born in Long Island, New York
  • Cecilia Cheung, Hong Kong actress and singer