What happened this day in history December 4, 1980

What are the important events that happened on December 4, 1980? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

December 4, 1980: Facts & Myths About This Day

December 4, 1980 is the 339th day of the year 1980 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 27 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Thursday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is November 21, 1980 – a Thursday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 95,760 hours has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘trihectatriacontaenneagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Dime every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $1,370.80. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Sagittarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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December 4, 1980 Historical Events

  • 1980
    English rock group Led Zeppelin officially disbands, following the death of drummer John Bonham on September 25th.

Who died on December 4, 1980?

  • 1980
    Francisco Sá Carneiro, Prime Minister of Portugal (b. 1934)
  • 1980
    Stanisława Walasiewicz, Polish-born athlete (b. 1911)

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