What Happened on May 4, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Dodgers bat out of order against Phillies in 1st inning
  • Hollis Stacy wins LPGA CPC Women's Internationalional Golf Tournament
  • 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, NHL goalie

Famous Deaths

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