On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1980

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Article: Tragedy of Macbeth Brings Fits of Laughter

Famous Birthdays

  • Cone McCaslin, Canadian bassist (Sum 41)
  • Daniel Ruben Bilos, Argentinian footballer
  • Jennie Finch, American softball player
  • The B.G., American rapper

Famous Deaths

  • Barbara O'Neil, actress (Tower of London, Stella Dallas)
  • Dirch Passer, prolific Danish actor (Going for Broke, Mig og mafiaen), dies of a myocardial infarction at 54
  • Duncan Renaldo, Spanish actor (Cisco Kid, Guns of Fury), dies from lung cancer at 76
  • Fabian von Schlabendorff, German resistance fighter/judge, dies at 73