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
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