Monday 2 June 1980
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bobby Simmons and Apolline de Malherbe.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Funkytown by Lipps, Inc..
In UK What's Another Year by Johnny Logan was in the top 5 hits.
Urban Cowboy, directed by James Bridges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while The Real War by Richard Nixon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Adventure Game.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armor Attack or Dogfight.
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- Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
- Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
- Xenia name day in Slovakia.
- The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
- Bobby Simmons: American basketball player.
- Apolline de Malherbe
- Fabrizio Moretti: Brazilian-American drummer (The Strokes and Little Joy).
- Richard Skuse: English rugby player.
- Tomasz Wróblewski: Polish bass player and songwriter (Behemoth Vesania and Black River).
- Abby Wambach: American soccer player.
- Lindsey Yamasaki: Japanese American professional basketball player.
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