What Happened on May 31, 1980

Historical Events

  • "Love Stinks" by J. Geils Band peaks at #38
  • Police & youthful rebels battle in Zurich

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Hurley, American drummer (Fall Out Boy - "This Ain't a Scene, It's an Arms Race"), born in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
1980 Highlights

About May 31, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Funkytown - Lipps, Inc.
  • UK #1 Song: Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) - Mash