On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1980

Historical Events


Music releaseAlbum Release

Geffen records release their first album, Donna Summer's "The Wanderer"

Singer Donna Summer
Singer
Donna Summer

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Jarman, English musician
  • Jose Veras, Dominican baseball player
1980 Highlights

About October 20, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra