What Happened on November 13, 1980

Historical Events

  • Gabriella Brum, 18, of West Germany crowned 30th Miss World; she resigns the next day because she wants to marry her 52 year old boyfriend
  • US spacecraft Voyager 1 sends back 1st close-up pictures of Saturn during its fly-by

Famous Birthdays

  • Fran├žois-Louis Tremblay, Canadian short track speed skater
  • Monique Coleman, American actress (High School Musical), born in Orangeburg, South Carolina
1980 Highlights

About November 13, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Lady - Kenny Rogers
  • UK #1 Song: The Tide Is High - Blondie