What Happened On 7th July 1980 In History

July 7th (1980) was a Monday. It's the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 177 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 7th July, 1980

  • » Institution of sharia in Iran.
  • » During the Lebanese Civil War, 83 Tigers Militia e.g Tiger militants are killed during what will be known as the Safra massacre.

Famous Birthdays on July 7 in 1980

  • » John Buck (baseball) known as John Buck, American baseball player
  • » Fyfe Dangerfield, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Guillemots (band) e.g Guillemots and Senseless Prayer)
  • » Deidre Downs, American model, Miss America 2005
  • » Michelle Kwan, American figure skater
  • » Dan Whitesides, American drummer (The Used and The New Transit Direction)

July 7th Famous Deaths for 1980

  • » Dore Schary, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1905)

July 7th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Calendar of saints e.g Feast Day:
  • » Ralph Milner
  • » Æthelburg of Faremoutiers
  • » Illidius
  • » Job of Maniava (Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate) known as Ukrainian Orthodox Church)
  • » Willibald (Catholic Church)
  • » July 7 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » List of national independence days named Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Solomon Islands from the United Kingdom in 1978.
  • » Kupala Night named Ivan Kupala Day (Belarus, Poland, Russia, Ukraine)
  • » Saba Saba Day (Tanzania)

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World History for the 7th July