On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1980

Historical Events

  • 14th Country Music Association Award: Barbara Mandrell, Emmylou Harris & George Jones wins
  • Unprovoked slayings of 6 blacks in Buffalo, NY

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashanti, American singer (Always On Time), born in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York
  • Jon Micah Sumrall, American singer (Kutless), born in Ashland, Oregon
  • Magne Hoseth, Norwegian footballer, born in Aver√ły, Norway
  • Scott Parker, English footballer (West Ham United), born in Lambeth, England
1980 Highlights

About October 13, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra