On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1980

Famous Birthdays

  • Diego Lugarno, Uruguayan soccer defender (95 caps; São Paulo, Fenerbahçe), born in Canelones, Uruguay
  • Karamo Brown, American psychotherapist and TV personality (Queer Eye), born in Houston, Texas
  • Kim So-yeon, South Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Edith Bunker, character on "All in the Family", dies

Person of interestWillie Sutton

Willie Sutton, American bank robber, dies at 79

Bank Robber Willie Sutton
Bank Robber
Willie Sutton

1980 Highlights

About November 2, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 40 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio