Historical Events on May 20, 1980

About May 20, 1980

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 6 months and 2 days

Historical Events

  • 710 families in Love Canal area (Niagara Falls NY) are evacuated
  • Drummer Peter Criss quits Kiss
  • Fire in nursing home in Kingston Jamaica, kills 157
  • In a referendum, 59.5% of Quebec voters reject separatism