On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1980

Historical Events

  • Honduras and El Salvador sign a peace treaty ending the "Football War"
  • NASA launches Flt Satcom-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Choi Hong-man, South Korean kickboxer and mixed martial artist, born in Jeju, South Korea
  • Sarah Carter, Canadian actress (Falling Skies), born in Toronto, Ontario
1980 Highlights

About October 30, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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