A Year In The Life Of The USS Spiegel Grove (LSD-32)
1980

On TV...

The Alan Thicke Show

The David Letterman Show

Flo

Magnum, P.I.

At the Movies...

Coal Miner's Daughter

Raging Bull

The Great Santini

Gloria

The Academy Awards...(hosted by Johnny Carson)
Best Picture is - Ordinary People
Best Actor is - Robert DeNiro
Best Actress is - Sissy Spacek

Some of the Celebrities Who Died This Year:

January

Barbara Britton

February

David Janssen

March

Dick Haymes

April

Raymond Bailey

May

Walter Kohut

June

Milburn Stone

July

Reginald Gardiner

August

Tex Avery

September

Sol Lesser

October

William Pabst

November

Steve McQueen

December

Col. Harland Sanders

World Events for 1980...

Date

Event

12 February

Winter olympics are held in Lake Placid, NY

18 May

Mt. St. Helen's erupts in Washington

19 July

Summer olympics are held in Moscow, USSR

The SONY Walkman is introduced

4 November

Ronald Reagan elected US President

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