Neha Patil

1980 in India

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1980 in India
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Events in the year 1980 in the Republic of India.

Contents

Incumbents

  • President of India – Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
  • Prime Minister of India – Charan Singh until 14 January, then Indira Gandhi again became the prime minister of India.
  • Events

  • 1 January – Dr. Leo Rebello becomes the Director of Natural Health Centre, Bombay.
  • Indira Gandhi was returned to power.
  • 1 May - Dr. Leo Rebello forms All India Letter Writers Association and is Elected its President.
  • 23 June - Sanjay Gandhi is killed in a plane crash.
  • Rajiv Gandhi began work for Indian Airlines.
  • Sport

    The Indian Hockey team won the Gold in the Olympics.

    Births

  • 10 February - Khan, actor.
  • 13 March - Varun Gandhi, politician
  • 20 April - Arin Paul, film director
  • 27 April - Zayed Khan, actor.
  • 20 June - Bobby Darling, actor.
  • 14 August - Prabjoth Singh, field hockey player.
  • 16 August - Upen Patel, model and actor.
  • 18 August - Preeti Jhangiani, actress and model.
  • 30 August - Richa Pallod, model and actress.
  • 18 September - Akshay Kapoor, actor.
  • 21 September - Kareena Kapoor, actress.
  • 18 October - Reetinder Singh Sodhi, cricketer.
  • 24 October - Laila Mehdin, actress.
  • 12 November - Devesh Chauhan, field hockey player.
  • 13 November - Harman Baweja, actor.
  • 9 December - Gagan Ajit Singh, field hockey player.
  • 11 December - Arya, actor.
  • 17 December - Arjun Halappa, field hockey player.
  • 28 December - Deepak Thakur, field hockey player.
  • Deaths

  • 23 June - Sanjay Gandhi, politician (b. 1946).
  • 24 July - Uttam Kumar, actor (b. 1926).
  • 31 July - Mohammed Rafi, playback singer (b. 1924).
  • 2 August - Ramkinkar_Baij, sculptor and painter (b. 1906)
  • 17 August - Kodavatiganti Kutumbarao, writer (b. 1909).
  • 25 October - Sahir Ludhianvi, Urdu poet and Hindi lyricist and songwriter (b. 1921).
  • 11 November - Chenganoor Raman Pillai, Kathakali artiste (b. 1886).
  • 16 November - Jayan, actor (b. 1938).
  • References

    1980 in India Wikipedia


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