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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  – 1980s –  1990s  2000s  2010s
Years: 1977 1978 197919801981 1982 1983
1980 by topic
Subject: ArchaeologyArchitectureArtAviationFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – MeteorologyMusic (Country, Metal) – Rail transportRadioScienceSpaceflightSportsTelevisionVideo gaming
Countries: AustraliaCanada – Ecuador – France – Germany – IndiaIreland – Italy – LuxembourgMalaysiaNew ZealandNorwayPakistan – Philippines – SingaporeSouth Africa– Soviet Union – UKUSAZimbabwe
Leaders: Sovereign statesState leadersReligious leadersLaw
Categories: BirthsDeathsWorksIntroductionsEstablishmentsDisestablishmentsAwards

1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year that started on a Tuesday. In the Gregorian calendar, the year 1980 was the 1980th year in the Anno Domini or Common Era, the 80th year of the 20th century, and the 980th year of the 2nd millennium. It was also the first year of the 1980s.

Contents

  1. Events of 1980
    Jan. · Feb. · March · April ·
    May · June · July · Aug. ·
    Sept. · Oct. · Nov. · Dec. ·
    Undated · Ongoing
  2. Births
  3. Deaths
  4. Nobel Prizes
  5. See also · Notes · External links

Events of 1980

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31


February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30 
31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

July

July
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

Undated

Ongoing

World population

World population
1980 1975 1985
Globe.svg   World 4,434,682,000 4,068,109,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 366,573,000 4,830,979,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 396,297,000
Africa satellite orthographic.jpg   Africa 469,618,000 408,160,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 61,458,000 541,814,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 72,196,000
Two-point-equidistant-asia.jpg    Asia 2,632,335,000 2,397,512,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 234,823,000 2,887,552,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 255,217,000
Europe satellite orthographic.jpg Europe 692,431,000 675,542,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 16,889,000 706,009,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 13,578,000
Latin America terrain.jpg Latin-America & Caribbean
361,401,000 321,906,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 39,495,000 401,469,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 40,068,000
LocationWHNorthernAmerica.png North America
256,068,000 243,425,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 12,643,000 269,456,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 13,388,000
Oceania.jpg Oceania 22,828,000 21,564,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 1,264,000 24,678,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 1,850,000

Births

1980 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1980
MCMLXXX
Ab urbe condita 2733
Armenian calendar 1429
ԹՎ ՌՆԻԹ
Bahá'í calendar 136 – 137
Bengali calendar 1387
Berber calendar 2930
Buddhist calendar 2524
Burmese calendar 1342
Byzantine calendar 7488 – 7489
Chinese calendar 己未年十一月十四日
(4616/4676-11-14)
— to —
庚申年十一月廿五日
(4617/4677-11-25)
Coptic calendar 1696 – 1697
Ethiopian calendar 1972 – 1973
Hebrew calendar 57405741
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2035 – 2036
 - Shaka Samvat 1902 – 1903
 - Kali Yuga 5081 – 5082
Holocene calendar 11980
Iranian calendar 1358 – 1359
Islamic calendar 1400 – 1401
Japanese calendar Shōwa 55
(昭和55年)
Korean calendar 4313
Thai solar calendar 2523
Unix time 315532800 – 347155199

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Ship events

Prizes and awards

Nobel Prizes

Templeton Prize

  • Prof. Ralph Burhoe

Right Livelihood Award

The Right Livelihood Award was founded in 1980 by Jakob von Uexkull.

Notes


Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Strategy wiki

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Games released in 1980.

Subcategories

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Gaming

Up to date as of February 01, 2010

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Decades
1960s - 1970s - 1980s - 1990s - 2000s - 2010s
Years
1980 1981 1982 1983 1984
1985 1986 1987 1988 1989

1980 introduced the world's first 16-bit game console with the release of the Mattel Intellivision. Also, the first domestic home computers to play games in the UK were released by Sinclair Research and Acorn Computers; the ZX80 and the Atom respectively. In addition to this the companies Mindscape and Sierra On-Line were founded.

Notable game releases

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Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  - 1980s -  1990s  2000s  2010s

Years: 1977 1978 1979 - 1980 - 1981 1982 1983
1980 by topic:
Subject:      Archaeology - Architecture - Art
Aviation - Film - Home video - Literature (Poetry)
Meteorology - Music (Country, Metal)
Rail transport - Radio - Science
Sports - Television - Video gaming
Countries:      Australia - Canada - India - Ireland - Malaysia - New Zealand - Norway - Pakistan - Singapore - South Africa - Soviet Union - UK - Zimbabwe
Leaders:    Sovereign states - State leaders
Religious leaders - Law
Categories: Births - Marriages - Deaths - Introductions
Establishments - Disestablishments - Awards

Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar).


Contents  (full)
1 Events of 1980
Jan. . Feb. . March . April
May . June . July  .  Aug.
Sept. . Oct. . Nov. .  Dec.
Undated . Ongoing . Fictional
-  World population
2 Births
3 Deaths  -  Ship events
4 Nobel prizes -  Templeton Prize
5 Right Livelihood Award -  Fields Medal
6 See also -  Notes -  External links

Events of 1980

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31


February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30 
31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

July

July
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

Undated

Ongoing

World population

World population
1980 1975 1985
World 4,434,682,000 4,068,109,000 366,573,000 4,830,979,000 396,297,000
Africa 469,618,000 408,160,000 61,458,000 541,814,000 72,196,000
Asia 2,632,335,000 2,397,512,000 234,823,000 2,887,552,000 255,217,000
Europe 692,431,000 675,542,000 16,889,000 706,009,000 13,578,000
Latin America & the Caribbean Islands 361,401,000 321,906,000 39,495,000 401,469,000 40,068,000
Northern America 256,068,000 243,425,000 12,643,000 269,456,000 13,388,000
Oceania 22,828,000 21,564,000 1,264,000 24,678,000 1,850,000

Births

1980 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1980
MCMLXXX

Ab urbe condita 2733
Armenian calendar 1429
ԹՎ ՌՆԻԹ
Bahá'í calendar 136 – 137
Buddhist calendar 2524
Coptic calendar 1696 – 1697
Ethiopian calendar 1972 – 1973
Hebrew calendar 5740 – 5741
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2035 – 2036
 - Shaka Samvat 1902 – 1903
 - Kali Yuga 5081 – 5082
Holocene calendar 11980
Iranian calendar 1358 – 1359
Islamic calendar 1400 – 1401
Japanese calendar Shōwa

55


(昭和 55年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2640
(皇紀2640年)
Julian calendar 2025
Korean calendar 4313
Thai solar calendar 2523

January-February

March-April

May-June

July-August

September-October

November-December

Deaths

January - March

April - June

July - September

October - December

Unknown dates

Ship events

Nobel prizes

Templeton Prize

  • Prof. Ralph Burhoe

Right Livelihood Award

The Right Livelihood Award was founded in 1980 by Jakob von Uexkull.

See also

People of the year 1980 at Familypedia

1 people were born in 1980

Father Mother Age mother at birth
Chris Pine (1980) Granville Whitelaw Pine (1941) Gloria Gwynne Gilford (1946)

0 children were born to the 0 women born in 1980

7 people died in 1980

Father Mother Age at death
Caroline Louisa Baker (1886-1980) Thomas Baker (1886-?) Louisa Back (1867-?) 9494
Mabel Louisa Cook (1901-1980) Edward Cook (1869-1919) Aze Marjorie McGuire (1869-1962) 7979
Verlina Adeline Hay (1894-1980) Martin Alexander Hay Mary Jane 8686
August Henry Hogno (1889-1980) August Hogno (1851-1936) Mary Ann Hardiman (1849-1918) 9191
George Trump (1896-1980) Johann Leonhard Trump (1864-1939) Barbara Phiffer (1865-1942) 8484
Gertrude L. VanBuskirk (1900-1980) Thomas Aaron Buskirk (1848-1915) Mary Elmira Brown (1854-1939) 8080
Marjorie Washburg (1906-1980) Elmer John Washburg (1875-1925) Nellie Anderson (1873-1950) 7474


300 people lived in 1980

Father Mother
Carl David Anderson (1905-1991) Carl David Anderson (1878) Emma Adolfina Ajaxson (1878)
Adella May Anthoney (1907-1990) Charles Anthoney (c1867-1955) Esther Louisa Long (1871-1946)
Ruby Apps (1906-1991) William Apps (1861-1941) Olive Mary Hannah Crouch (1877-1926)
Grace Enid Baglin (1933-2006) Edward William Burgess Baglin (1906-1969) Florence Eveline Jenner (1901-1994)
Caroline Louisa Baker (1886-1980) Thomas Baker (1886-?) Louisa Back (1867-?)
Marion Zena Baker (1908-1996) William Josiah Baker (1875-1957) Lydia Jessie Tracey (1877-1964)
James Edward Purcell Baldwin (1905-1990) John Henry Baldwin (1877-1948) Agnes Agatha Purcell (1875-1948)
Arthur Allan Bang (1922-2004) Hans Bang (1897-1972) Clara Anna Bertha Andersen (1897-1968)
Henry Jefferson Percival Bate (1906-1984) Henry John Bate (1881-1967) Lily Percival (?-?)
Geertje Beentjes (1907-1991) Johannes Beentjes (?-?) Maria Catharine de Boer (?-?)
Donald E. Beers (1923-1998) Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962) Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Eleanor C. Beers (1916-2004) Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962) Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Ingrid of Sweden (1910-2000) Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden (1882-1973) Margaret of Connaught (1882-1920)
Bernhard zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1911-2004) Bernhard zur Lippe (1872-1934) Armgard von Sierstorpff-Cramm (1883-1971)
Annie Elizabeth Bonney (c1902-1986)
… further results

Events of the year 1980 at Familypedia

8 people were married in 1980.

Joined with
Janneke Dekker (1958-) Christiaan J. Tol (1949-)
Mel Columcille Gerard Gibson (1956) Robyn Moore (1963)
Karen Kay Glass (1954-2004) Joseph Paul Ingargiola (1951)
Gerald Humphrey Legge, 9th Earl of Dartmouth (1924-1997) Raine McCorquodale (1929)+Gwendoline May Seguin (?-?)
Jacob Ayres Maupin (1881-1960) Gertrude E Thorp (c1888-?)
John Sidney McCain IV (1936) Carol McCain (c1937)+Cindy Lou Hensley (1954)
William Lee Shade (1945) Faith Elaine Jones (1946)+unknown (?)+Deborah Mae Taccone (1950)
Christiaan J. Tol (1949-) Janneke Dekker (1958-)


There were 0 military battles in 1980.

0.0033333333333333 Division by zero 0.023333333333333
1980

Notes

External links

http://www.1980-games.com

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This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at 1980. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.
Facts about 1980RDF feed
Birth rate 0.00333  +
Births 1  +
Deaths 7  +
Fertility warning.png"Division by zero" is not a number.
Mortality 0.0233  +
People 300  +
Year 1,980  +

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  - 1980s -  1990s  2000s  2010s
Years: 1977 1978 1979 - 1980 - 1981 1982 1983

1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. It was also the first year of the 1980s.

Contents

Events

Births

Deaths

Movies Released

TV Series

  • Gumby Adventures – The first Gumby in 1980's. Gumby episode is "The Music Ball", "Shrink-a-Dink" and "Hatching Out" in November 1, 1980 first aired.

Hit Songs








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