Tuesday September 30, 1980
US date format: 9/30/1980, UK date format: 30/9/1980
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 30, 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 Martina Hingis and Milagros Sequera.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Another One Bites The Dust by Queen.
In UK Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie was in the top 5 hits.
Dostana, directed by Raj Khosla, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1980
while The Sky'S The Limit by Wayne Dyer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Big City Comedy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Kaitei Takara Sagashi or Fishing Derby.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 30, 1980?
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Agricultural Reform (Nationalization) Day
- September 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Translation Day
- Botswana - Independence Day (1966)
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- Digital Equipment Corporation, Intel and Xerox introduce the DIX standard for Ethernet, which is the first implementation outside of Xerox, and the first to support 10 Mbit/s speeds.
- Iran rejects a truce call from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein.
- 1,754 turn out to see the Philadelphia Phillies play the New York Mets at Shea Stadium.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 30, 1980?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Queen - Another One Bites The Dust
- Air Supply - All Out Of Love
- Diana Ross - Upside Down
- George Benson - Give Me The Night
- Eddie Rabbitt - Drivin' My Life Away
- Paul Simon - Late In The Evening
- Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love
- Kenny Loggins - I'm Alright
- Johnny Lee - Lookin' For Love
- Olivia Newton-John - Xanadu
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Tom Browne - Funkin' For Jamaica (N.Y.)
- Queen With Wyclef Jean Featuring Pras And Free - Another One Bites The Dust
- George Benson - Give Me The Night
- Michael Henderson - Wide Receiver (Part I)
- Zapp - More Bounch To The Ounce
- Dynasty - I've Just Begun To Love You
- The O'Jays - Girl,don't Let It Get You Down
- LTD - Where Did We Go Wrong
- Maze - Southern Girl
- Stacy Lattisaw - Let Me Be Your Angel
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on September 30, 1980?
On September 30, 1980 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is September 30, 1980?
On September 30, 1980 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on September 30, 1980?
On September 30, 1980 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 30, 1980?
On September 30, 1980 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 30, 1980?
On September 30, 1980 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 30, 1980?
On September 30, 1980 several famous people were born including, Martina Hingis, Milagros Sequera, Camilla D'Errico.
What was the number one song in September 30, 1980?
The number one song in the week of September 30, 1980 was Another One Bites The Dust by Queen in US and Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie in UK.
What were the top hits on September 30, 1980?
The top hits on September 30, 1980 were Another One Bites The Dust by Queen, All Out Of Love by Air Supply, Upside Down by Diana Ross in US and Feels Like I'm In Love by Kelly Marie, One Day I'll Fly Away by Randy Crawford, Start by The Jam in UK.