On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1980

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Braves join every NL team with 1,000,000+ attendance for this season
  • Iraqi troops cross Iran's border, encircling Abadan

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniele Bennati, Italian professional road racing cyclist
  • Dean Canto, Australian racing driver
  • John Arne Riise, Norwegian footballer
  • Petri Pasanen, Finnish footballer