What the sky looked like on April 24, 1980
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 4/24/1980, UK date format: 24/4/1980
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 24, 1980). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Denise Milani and Austin Nichols (actor).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Call Me by Blondie.
In UK Working My Way Back To You / Forgive Me Girl by The Detroit Spinners was in the top 5 hits.
On the Nickel, directed by Ralph Waite, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Who'S On First by William F. Buckley Jr was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Stockard Channing Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Rogue or Rescue at Rigel.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 24, 1980?
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 24, 1980?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free
What videogames would you be playing back in the days?