On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1980

Historical Events

  • Chile adopts its constitution
  • Ron LeFlore (91st) & Rodney Scott (58th), set teammate steal record

Famous Birthdays

  • Antônio Pizzonia, Brazilian race car driver, born in Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
  • Mike Comrie, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Jose Antonio Calcano, Venezuelan composer, teacher, and choral director, dies at 80
1980 Highlights

About September 11, 1980

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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