What Happened on September 9, 1980

Famous Birthdays

Michelle WilliamsMichelle Williams (42 years old)

American actress (Dawson's Creek), born in Kalispell, Montana

  • Todd Coffey, American baseball player, born in Forest City, North Carolina

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Clurman, American theatrical producer and director (Deadline at Dawn), dies at 78
  • John Howard Griffin, American photographer, journalist and author (Black Like Me), dies from complications of diabetes at 60
1980 Highlights

About September 9, 1980

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Upside Down - Diana Ross
  • UK #1 Song: Feels Like I'm In Love - Kelly Marie