Historical Events on July 30, 1980

About Jul 30, 1980

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 3 months and 19 days

Historical Events

  • 13th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at U.S. Grant Hotel
  • American swimmers Mary T Meagher (2.06.37) and Craig Beardsley (1.58.21) both set 200m butterfly world records at the US National Swimming Championships at Irvine, California
  • Houston Astro pitcher J R Richard suffers a stroke
  • Vanuatu (New Hebrides) gains independence from Britain & France