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.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Agricultural Reform (Nationalization) Day
  • September 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • International Translation Day
  • Botswana - Independence Day (1966)
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Events

  • 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.

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Movies

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Dostana

Dostana

Directed by: Raj Khosla

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Shatrughan Sinha, Zeenat Aman, Prem Chopra

Times Square

Times Square

Directed by: Allan Moyle

Starring: Tim Curry, Trini Alvarado, Robin Johnson, Peter Coffield

Foolin' Around

Foolin' Around

Directed by: Richard T. Heffron

Starring: Gary Busey, Annette O'Toole, John Calvin, Eddie Albert

Private Benjamin

Private Benjamin

Directed by: Howard Zieff

Starring: Goldie Hawn, Eileen Brennan, Armand Assante, Robert Webber

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Big City Comedy

Big City Comedy

Forgive Our Foolish Ways

Forgive Our Foolish Ways

Ashita no Jô 2

Ashita no Jô 2

Bizarre

Bizarre

The Amazing Adventures of Morph

The Amazing Adventures of Morph

Days to next September 30

If September 30, 1980 is your birthday you're 39 years, 11 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Sky'S The Limit by Wayne Dyer

The Sky'S The Limit

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Are you ready to take charge of your life and become a NO LIMIT person? This book contains the things you need to know to reach your maximum potential.

Loon Lake by E.L. Doctorow

Loon Lake

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The hero of this dazzling novel by American master E. L. Doctorow is Joe, a young man on the run in the depths of the Great Depression.

How You Can Become Financially Independent By Investing In Real Estate by Albert J. Lowry

How You Can Become Financially Independent By Investing In Real Estate

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How You Can Become Financially Independent by Investing in Real Estate , covers the latest tax laws, and shows how you can realize greater profits than ever before-even.

Goodbye, Darkness by William Manchester

Goodbye, Darkness

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The nightmares began for William Manchester 23 years after WW II. In his dreams he lived with the recurring image of a battle-weary youth (himself), "angrily demanding to know what had

Random Winds by Belva Plain

Random Winds

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From a quiet turn-of-the-century village in upstate New York to war-torn London, from the bedsides of the rural poor to the life-and-death urgency of a great New York City hospital, this is a powerful epic

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

King & Balloon

King & Balloon

Platform: Arcade, MSX

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: JP Namco; NA GamePlan

Dragster

Dragster

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Drag racing

Publisher: Activision

Navarone

Navarone

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Namco

Kaitei Takara Sagashi

Kaitei Takara Sagashi

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Action

Publisher: Namco

Fishing Derby

Fishing Derby

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Sports (fishing)

Publisher: Activision

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.


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