What Happened on September 1, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Dutch embassy in Israel moves from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jerry Lewis' 15th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $31,103,787

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis
  • Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope ends in Thunder Bay, Ontario with Fox unable to continue because of illness

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Riggott, English footballer
  • Sammy Adjei, Ghanaian footballer