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
- February 16, 1980 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Monkey in Chinese astrology.
- March 23, 1980 – Archbishop Óscar Romero of El Salvador gives his famous speech appealing to men of the El Salvadoran armed forces to stop killing the Salvadorans.
- April 2, 1980 – United States President Jimmy Carter signs the Crude Oil Windfall Profits Tax Act in an effort to help the U.S. economy rebound.
- May 5, 1980 – Operation Nimrod: The British Special Air Service storms the Iranian embassy in London after a six-day siege.
- July 29, 1980 – Iran adopts a new “holy” flag after the Islamic Revolution.
- August 2, 1980 – A bomb explodes at the railway station in Bologna, Italy, killing 85 people and wounding more than 200.
- August 14, 1980 – Lech Wałęsa leads strikes at the Gdańsk, Poland shipyards.
- August 31, 1980 – After two weeks of nationwide strikes, the Polish government was forced to sign the Gdańsk Agreement, allowing for the creation of the trade union Solidarity.
- September 23, 1980 – Bob Marley plays what would be his last concert in Pittsburgh.
- October 9, 1980 – Pope John Paul II shakes hands with the Dalai Lama during a private audience in Vatican City.
Who Were Born On 1980?
- January 22, 1980 – Jonathan Woodgate, English footballer
- February 6, 1980 – Ben Lawson, Australian actor
- April 15, 1980 – Aida Mollenkamp, American chef and author
- May 8, 1980 – Keyon Dooling, American basketball player
- May 31, 1980 – Craig Bolton, Australian footballer and sportscaster
- June 4, 1980 – François Beauchemin, Canadian ice hockey player
- September 2, 1980 – Hiroki Yoshimoto, Japanese race car driver
- October 24, 1980 – Christian Vander, German footballer
- December 27, 1980 – Meelis Kompus, Estonian journalist