On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1980

Historical Events

  • Dan Rather refuses to pay his cabbie, CBS pays $12.55 fare
  • Iraq captures southern port of Khorramshahr
  • Poland acknowledges Solidarity union

Famous Birthdays

  • Calvin Chen, Taiwanese singer (Fahrenhiet), born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Donté Stallworth, American NFL wide receiver (New Orleans Saints), born in Sacramento, California
  • Troy Bell, American basketball player, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
1980 Highlights

About November 10, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio