Tuesday December 02, 1980
US date format: 12/2/1980, UK date format: 2/12/1980
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 2, 1980). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Arthur Jugnot and Jacki R Chan.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Inside Moves, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Peter The Great by Robert K. Massie was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Number 96.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Rogue or Skiing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 02, 1980?
- Laos - National Day
- United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
- R.C. Saints - St Bibiana
- Four American Maryknoll nuns killed by death squads in El Salvador.
- Four U.S. nuns and churchwomen, Ita Ford, Maura Clarke, Jean Donovan, and Dorothy Kazel, are murdered by a death squad in El Salvador.
- Romain Gary: French diplomat, novelist, film director...
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 02, 1980?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 02If December 02, 1980 is your birthday you're 39 years, 11 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 02, 1980?
On December 02, 1980 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is December 02, 1980?
On December 02, 1980 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 02, 1980?
On December 02, 1980 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 02, 1980?
On December 02, 1980 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 02, 1980?
On December 02, 1980 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 02, 1980?
On December 02, 1980 several famous people were born including, Arthur Jugnot, Jacki R Chan, Adam Kreek.
Which famous people died on December 02, 1980?
Famous people died on December 02, 1980 include, Romain Gary.
What was the number one song in December 02, 1980?
The number one song in the week of December 02, 1980 was Lady by Kenny Rogers in US and Super Trouper by Abba in UK.
What were the top hits on December 02, 1980?
The top hits on December 02, 1980 were Lady by Kenny Rogers, More Than I Can Say by Leo Sayer, Another One Bites The Dust by Queen in US and Super Trouper by Abba, There's No One Quite Like Grandma by St Winifred's School Choir, Stop The Cavalry by Jona Lewie in UK.