Saturday October 25, 1980
US date format: 10/25/1980, UK date format: 25/10/1980
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 25, 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 Laurie Cholewa and Mehcad Brooks.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Woman In Love by Barbra Streisand.
In UK Don't Stand So Close To Me by The Police was in the top 5 hits.
Humkadam, directed by Anil Ganguly, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while Goodbye, Darkness by William Manchester was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rosa... de lejos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Sengoku Ninja Tai or Berzerk.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 25, 1980?
- Day of the Romanian Army
- Virgin Islands - Thanksgiving Day : end of the hurricane season
- Republic of China - Taiwan Retrocession Day (1945)
- Also see October 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- Mike Weaver KOs Gerrie Coetzee in 13 for heavyweight boxing title
- Proceedings on the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction conclude at The Hague.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 25, 1980?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Pointer Sisters - He's So Shy
- Diana Ross - Upside Down
- The Doobie Brothers - Real Love
- Kenny Rogers - Lady
- Donna Summer - The Wanderer
- Air Supply - All Out Of Love
- Kenny Loggins - I'm Alright
- Stephanie Mills - Never Knew Love Like This Before
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Tom Browne - Funkin' For Jamaica (N.Y.)
- Stevie Wonder - Master Blaster (Jammin')
- Zapp - More Bounch To The Ounce
- Queen With Wyclef Jean Featuring Pras And Free - Another One Bites The Dust
- The Jacksons - Lovely One
- Diana Ross - I'm Coming Out
- LTD - Where Did We Go Wrong
- Stacy Lattisaw - Let Me Be Your Angel
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Let Me Talk
- The Pointer Sisters - He's So Shy
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 25If October 25, 1980 is your birthday you're 39 years, 11 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 28 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 October 25, 1980?
On October 25, 1980 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is October 25, 1980?
On October 25, 1980 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on October 25, 1980?
On October 25, 1980 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 25, 1980?
On October 25, 1980 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 25, 1980?
On October 25, 1980 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 25, 1980?
On October 25, 1980 several famous people were born including, Laurie Cholewa, Mehcad Brooks, Ed Weeks.
What was the number one song in October 25, 1980?
The number one song in the week of October 25, 1980 was Woman In Love by Barbra Streisand in US and Don't Stand So Close To Me by The Police in UK.
What were the top hits on October 25, 1980?
The top hits on October 25, 1980 were Woman In Love by Barbra Streisand, Another One Bites The Dust by Queen, He's So Shy by Pointer Sisters in US and Don't Stand So Close To Me by The Police, DISCO by Ottawan, Woman In Love by Barbra Streisand in UK.