What Happened in Jun 1980

  • Blue Öyster Cult releases Cultösaurus Erectus

    Cultösaurus Erectus is a Blue Öyster Cult album released in 1980. Following the experiment with Mirrors, it was an attempt to return to the band's... Read more

  • Accept releases I'm a Rebel

    I'm a Rebel is the second album by the heavy metal band Accept, recorded in 1979 and released in 1980. It was the first of three consecutive Accept... Read more

  • Jack Nicklaus wins the 80th U.S. Open

    The 1980 United States Open Golf Championship was the 80th U.S. Open. The event was held from June 12-15, 1980 at Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course... Read more

  • The Rolling Stones Release 'Emotional Rescue'

    Emotional Rescue is the 15th studio album by The Rolling Stones, released in 1980. Upon release, Emotional Rescue topped the charts in both the... Read more

  • "Dressed To Kill" Is Released

    Dressed to Kill is a 1980 suspense thriller/horror film written and directed by Brian de Palma. It stars Michael Caine, Angie Dickinson and Nancy... Read more

  • Michael Vick is born

    Michael Dwayne Vick (born June 26, 1980, in Newport News, Virginia) is a professional American football quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles of... Read more

  • "Airplane!" Is Released

    Airplane! is a 1980 American satirical comedy film directed and written by David Zucker, Jim Abrahams, and Jerry Zucker and released by Paramount... Read more

  • Ustica Massacre

    Twenty-six years ago, Itavia Airlines flight 870 took off from Bologna bound for Palermo with 81 passengers and crew aboard. An hour into the... Read more