What Happened on May 4, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dodgers bat out of order against Phillies in 1st inning
  • White Sox 1st baseman Mike Squires catches final inning of 11-1 loss to Brewers, becoming 1st lefty to catch since Dale Long in 1958

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Raycroft, Canadian ice hockey goalie, born in Belleville, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Josip Broz Tito, Yugoslav communist revolutionary and leader of Yugoslavia (1943-80), dies at 87
  • Kay Hammond, British actress (Blithe Spirit, 5 Golden Hours), dies at 71