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September 5, 1980 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Poland party leader Edward Gierek resigns
  • World's longest road tunnel, St Gotthard in Swiss Alps, opens

Divorces in History

Michael Crichton

Lawyer Kathleen St. Johns divorces best-selling author Michael Crichton (37) after nearly 2 years of marriage

1980 in History