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What day of the week was October 12, 1980?


October 12, 1980 was a Sunday and it was the 286th day of the year 1980 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 12, 1980 can also be written as 10/12/1980 in the US and as 12/10/1980 in UK and Europe.

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October 12, 1980: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on October 12, 1980:

  • 7 stabbed at blood, sweat and tears concert in la
  • Amy alcott wins lpga inamori golf classic

October 12, 1980: What were the magazines covers that day?

LIFE Magazine

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October 12, 1980: What were the main match results that day?

NFL - American Football

  • Baltimore Colts - Buffalo Bills : 17 - 12
  • Chicago Bears - Minnesota Vikings : 7 - 13
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Pittsburgh Steelers : 17 - 16
  • Cleveland Browns - Seattle Seahawks : 27 - 3
  • Green Bay Packers - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 14 - 14

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October 12, 1980: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 12th is Libra.

Libra is the 7th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between September 23rd and October 22nd belong to the Libra sign: discover Libra personality and who should a Libra marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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October 12, 1980: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 12, 1980 is Monkey and the associated element is Metal.

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October 12, 1980: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on October 12, 1980 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 12, 1980 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on October 12, 1980 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 20% full, rising at 10:07 am and setting at 09:15 pm.

The previous full moon was on Sep 24, 1980 while the next full moon would come on Oct 23, 1980.

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Who was born on October 12, 1980?


Famous people born on October 12, 1980:

  • Ledley King

    Former professional footballer known for his career at Tottenham Hotspur.

  • Claudia Jamsson

    Claudia jamsson is a hungarian adult film actress known for her work in the adult entertainment industry.

  • Ann Wauters

    Belgian basketball player.

  • Soledad Pastorutti
  • Lesley Paterson
  • Alessandro Rambaldini
  • Rachel John
  • Nadzeja Astapčuk
  • Andreas Kōnstantinou
  • Vincent Zouaoui-Dandrieux

Whose famous birthday is on October 12th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 12th:

  • Hugh Jackman
    Hugh Jackman

    Australian producer and actor who is involved with film, musical theatre and television.

  • Josh Hutcherson
    Josh Hutcherson

    Josh hutcherson is an american actor known for his role as peeta mellark in the hunger games film series.

  • Young Jeezy
    Young Jeezy

    Young jeezy, also known as jeezy, is an american rapper and actor known for his contributions to the hip-hop genre and his hit singles such...

  • Brigitte Lahaie
    Brigitte Lahaie

    French radio talk show host, actress in mainstream films and former pornographic actor of x-rated movies.

  • Akshara Haasan
    Akshara Haasan

    Indian film actress known for her work in Tamil cinema.

  • Luciano Pavarotti
    Luciano Pavarotti

    He is an italian operatic tenor who has been a star for hundreds of recordings and international performances.

  • Doona Bae
    Doona Bae

    Doona bae is a south korean actress known for her roles in popular films such as the host and cloud atlas.

  • Tyler Blackburn
    Tyler Blackburn

    Tyler blackburn is a tv actor known for his role as caleb rivers in the tv series pretty little liars.

  • Kirk Cameron
    Kirk Cameron

    American actor best known for his role in the abc sitcom "growing pains" as the loving, wholesome child.

  • Susan Anton
    Susan Anton

    American actress, singer and dancer.

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How old is someone born on October 12, 1980?


Someone born on October 12, 1980 is:

43 years 7 months old,

or 523 months and 15 days old,

or 2276 weeks and 1 day old,

or 15933 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 12, 1980?

There are 138 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday October 12th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 12, 1980?

You belong to the Millennial Generation if you were born on October 12, 1980.

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October 12, 1980: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on October 12, 1980:

  • Alberto Demicheli

What famous deaths happened on October 12th?

Famous deaths on October 12th:

  • John Denver
    John Denver

    American folk singer, recording artist and club performer.

  • Sonja Henie
    Sonja Henie

    The norwegian champion ice skater, with over 257 medals and cups.

  • Joan Leslie
    Joan Leslie

    American actress, dancer, and vaudevillian (b. 1925).

  • Sheila Florance
    Sheila Florance

    Australian actress in television and film (born 1916).

  • Leon Ames
    Leon Ames

    Actor (father to the bride), passes away at 91 after suffering a stroke.

  • Conchata Ferrell
    Conchata Ferrell

    American actress (d. 2020).

  • Nat Pendleton
    Nat Pendleton

    Olympic wrestler/actor (reckless) dies at 72.

  • Doris Davenport
    Doris Davenport

    Actress (behind the news westerner), dies in 81.

  • Aline MacMahon
    Aline MacMahon

    Us actress, backdoor to heaven, dies at 92.

  • Johnny Olson
    Johnny Olson

    American game show announcer price is right, dies at 75.

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October 12, 1980: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on October 12, 1980:

  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
  • Malawi - Mother's Day
  • Equatorial Guinea - Independence Day (from Spain, 1968)
  • Also see October 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • RC Saints - Our Lady of the Pillar (Zaragoza, Spain); Saint Wilfrid
  • St. Fiace
  • Roman festivals - Fortuna Redux, last day of the Ludi Augustales
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October 12, 1980: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on October 12, 1980 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week October 6th and October 12th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


October 12, 1980: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on October 12, 1980 was Another One Bites The Dust by Queen, according to the music chart for the week October 6th and October 12th.

October 12, 1980: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on October 12, 1980 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week October 6th and October 12th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Another One Bites The Dust
  2. - Woman In Love
  3. - Upside Down youtube
  4. - All Out Of Love
  5. - Drivin' My Life Away

October 12, 1980: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on October 12, 1980 was Don't Stand So Close To Me by The Police, according to the music chart for the week October 6th and October 12th.

October 12, 1980: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on October 12, 1980 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week October 6th and October 12th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Don't Stand So Close To Me
  2. - DISCO
  3. - Woman In Love
  4. - Baggy Trousers
  5. - Masterblaster (Jammin')

October 12, 1980: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on October 12, 1980 was Funkin' For Jamaica (N.Y.) by Tom Browne, according to the R&B music chart for the week October 6th and October 12th.

October 12, 1980: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on October 12, 1980 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week October 6th and October 12th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Funkin' For Jamaica (N.Y.)
  2. - Another One Bites The Dust
  3. - More Bounch To The Ounce
  4. - Wide Receiver (Part I)
  5. - Give Me The Night

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October 12, 1980: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on October 12, 1980 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

It's My Turn

Release year: 1980

Directed by: Claudia Weill

Starring: Jill Clayburgh, Michael Douglas, Charles Grodin, Beverly Garland

Action

Release year: 1980

Directed by: Tinto Brass

Starring: Luc Merenda, Adriana Asti, Susanna Javicoli, Paola Senatore

Country: Italy

Cannibal Holocaust

Release year: 1980

Directed by: Ruggero Deodato

Starring: Luca Barbareschi, Francesca Ciardi, Paolo Paoloni, Robert Kerman, Salvatore Basile

Country: Italy

Babylon

Release year: 1980

Directed by: Franco Rosso

Starring: Trevor Laird, Karl Howman, Ann Duncan, Brian Bovell, Brinsley Forde, Beverley Michaels, David N. Haynes, Beverley Dublin, Victor Romero Evans, Archie Pool

Country: Italy

Contamination

Release year: 1980

Directed by: Luigi Cozzi

Starring: Carlo Monni, Gisela Hahn, Marino Masé, Carlo De Mejo, Ian McCulloch, Siegfried Rauch, Louise Marleau

Country: Italy

October 12, 1980: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on October 12, 1980 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Big City Comedy

Release year: 1980

Great Railway Journeys of the World

Great Railway Journeys of the World

Release year: 1980

Starring: Ludovic Kennedy

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Les chevaux du soleil

Les chevaux du soleil

Release year: 1980

October 12, 1980: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on October 12, 1980 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

The Third Wave by Alvin Toffler

The Third Wave

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The Third Wave is a remarkable reflection of the devastating changes that are sweeping our planet. The Third Wave's comprehensive synthesis sheds new light on the dramatic changes in our world and on the new forms of family and marriage.

Number 1 by Billy Martin and Peter Golenbock

Number 1

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Billy Martin's memoirs were written during his turbulent tenure as Yankees manager. They show why he was the heart of the Yankees. It

The Clan Of The Cave Bear by Jean M. Auel

The Clan Of The Cave Bear

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This moving novel is full of beauty and power and tells the story of people, relationships and the limits of love. PBS's The Great American ReadThrough Jean M. nominated this novel as one of America’s most loved novels.

Goodbye, Darkness by William Manchester

Goodbye, Darkness

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William Manchester was 23 years old when his nightmares started. He woke up in nightmares and saw himself as a war-weary young man, "angrily demanding to find out what had happened."

The Key To Rebecca by Ken Follett

The Key To Rebecca

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When it was first published over twenty years ago, The Key to Rebecca drew a lot of attention from readers and critics. It is still one of the most important espionage novels. Take a look

October 12, 1980: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on October 12, 1980 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Cheeky Mouse

Cheeky Mouse

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Action

Publisher: Universal Games

Star Warrior

Star Warrior

Platform: Apple II, Atari 8-bit, TRS-80

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Epyx

Voodoo Castle

Voodoo Castle

Platform: Apple II Plus, Commodore PET, TRS-80, Vic 20, TI 99/4a, Commodore 64, Macintosh, ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro, Acorn Electron, Dragon 32/64

Genre: text adventure

Publisher: Adventure International

Terrorist

Terrorist

Platform: Apple II

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Edu-Ware

Sea Duel

Sea Duel

Platform: Microvision

Genre: Turn-based Strategy

Publisher: Milton Bradley

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Who was the US President on October 12, 1980?

On October 12, 1980 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 12, 1980?

On October 12, 1980 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 12, 1980?

On October 12, 1980 the Pope was St John Paul II.

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What is special about October 12th?

October 12th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 12th day of the month of October. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on October 12th, such as:

  • 2018 - Wedding of princess eugenie & jack brooksbank: in the second british royal wedding of 2018, princess eugenie wed jack brooksbank at st george's chapel windsor castle.
  • 2017 - In the kurram valley, pakistani forces rescue joshua boyle, an american citizen, and their family from north-west pakistani war. the taliban had kidnapped the family in afghanistan's wardak province five years ago. (global news),
  • 2016 - Iraqi civil war: haider al-abadi, the iraqi prime minister rejects turkey’s claim that turkish forces should be part of an operation to retake mosul from militant-held forces.

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What happened in 1980?

1980 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • International Decade of Water & Sanitation begins
  • Sweden changes order of succession to throne
  • President Carter announces US boycott of Moscow Olympics

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What was the calendar for October 1980?

October 1980 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how October 1980 calendar looked like.

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