Historical Events on October 5, 1980

About Oct 5, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 1 month and 16 days

Historical Events

  • Australian Williams driver Alan Jones wins the United States East Grand Prix to claim his first World Formula 1 Drivers title; wins by 13 points from Nelson Piquet of Brazil
  • Formal opening of meditation hall of Zenshin Temple in Riverdale, the Bronx NYC