On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1980

Famous Birthdays

  • Brooke Bennett, American swimmer (3 Olympic golds), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Kasumi Takahashi, Australian rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Kelly van der Veer, Dutch reality TV star
  • Mario Stojić, Croatian basketball player
  • Ricardo Oliveira, Brazilian footballer (Clube Atlético Mineiro), born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • Scott Colton, American professional wrestler
  • Taebin, Korean singer (1TYM)
1980 Highlights

About May 6, 1980

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus