Famous Deaths on September 8, 1980

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce Dooland, cricketer (prolific leggie for Notts), dies
  • Jean Piaget, Swiss pioneer developmental psychologist and zoologist, dies at 84

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Willard Libby, American chemist (radiocarbon dating), dies of pneumonia at 71

Chemist Willard Libby
Willard Libby