On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1980

Historical Events

  • Iraq invades Iran in an attempt to control the Shatt al-Arab waterway

AgreementContract of Interest

John Lennon and Yoko Ono sign a recording contract with Geffen Records

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Famous Birthdays

  • Fernanda Tavares, Brazilian supermodel
1980 Highlights

About September 22, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo