The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2036. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1980
- January 7, 1980 – U.S. President Jimmy Carter authorizes legislation giving $1.5 billion in loans to bail out the Chrysler Corporation.
- January 28, 1980 – USCGC Blackthorn collides with the tanker Capricorn while leaving Tampa, Florida and capsizes, killing 23 Coast Guard crewmembers.
- February 16, 1980 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Monkey in Chinese astrology.
- February 29, 1980 – Gordie Howe of the then Hartford Whalers makes NHL history as he scores his 800th goal.
- March 21, 1980 – US President Jimmy Carter announces a United States boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow to protest the Soviet war in Afghanistan.
- July 5, 1980 – Swedish tennis player Björn Borg wins his fifth Wimbledon final and becomes the first male tennis player to win the championships five times in a row (1976–1980).
- September 12, 1980 – Military coup in Turkey.
- September 30, 1980 – Ethernet specifications are published by Xerox working with Intel and Digital Equipment Corporation.
- October 25, 1980 – Proceedings on the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction conclude at The Hague.
- November 28, 1980 – Iran–Iraq War: Operation Morvarid – The bulk of the Iraqi Navy is destroyed by the Iranian Navy in the Persian Gulf. (Commemorated in Iran as Navy Day.)
Who Were Born On 1980?
- January 18, 1980 – Estelle, English singer-songwriter and producer
- February 5, 1980 – Peter, Hereditary Prince of Yugoslavia
- February 10, 1980 – Mike Ribeiro, Canadian ice hockey player
- February 14, 1980 – Michelle Ye, Hong Kong actress and producer
- March 4, 1980 – Phil McGuire, Scottish footballer
- March 14, 1980 – Aaron Brown, English footballer
- April 6, 1980 – Tanja Poutiainen, Finnish skier
- June 13, 1980 – Markus Winkelhock, German race car driver
- June 24, 1980 – Andrew Jones, Australian race car driver
- June 26, 1980 – Michael Jackson, English footballer