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JulAugust 1980Sep

Birthdays for this date

Passed on Thursday, Aug 7 1980
Norman Atkyns
Arthur Brander

Released on Thursday, Aug 7 1980
Death Ship (1980)CinemaSouth Korea

Now Showing Thursday, Aug 7 1980
Prince Charles, London
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

Now Showing Thursday, Aug 7 1980
Capitol Cinema, Tallahassee, FL
Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

UK Chart
Saturday, Aug 2 1980
Use It Up And Wear It OutOdyssey1
More Than I Can SayLeo Sayer2
Upside DownDiana Ross3
XanaduOlivia Newton-John & Electric Light Orchestra4
BabooshkaKate Bush5
Could You Be LovedBob Marley & The Wailers6
There, There My DearDexy's Midnight Runners7
Jump To The BeatStacy Lattisaw8
The Winner Takes It AllABBA9
Cupid - I've Loved You For A Long Time (Medley)Detroit Spinners10
Wednesday WeekThe Undertones11
Emotional RescueThe Rolling Stones12
Let's Hang OnDarts13
My Way Of ThinkingUB4014
I Think It's Going To Rain TodayUB4014
Lip Up FattyBad Manners15
Love Will Tear Us ApartJoy Division16
A Lover's HolidayChange17
The Glow Of LoveChange17
Oops Upside Your HeadThe Gap Band18
Computer Game (Theme From The Invaders)-FirecrackerYellow Magic Orchestra19
9 To 5Sheena Easton20

US Chart
Saturday, Aug 2 1980
MagicOlivia Newton-John1
It's Still Rock And Roll To MeBilly Joel2
Little JeannieElton John3
Cupid/I've Loved You For A Long Time (Medley)Spinners4
Shining StarThe Manhattans5
Take Your Time (Do It Right) (Part 1)The S.O.S. Band6
Coming Up (Live At Glasgow)Paul McCartney7
Coming UpPaul McCartney7
Tired Of Toein' The LineRocky Burnette8
Emotional RescueThe Rolling Stones9
SailingChristopher Cross10
In AmericaCharlie Daniels Band11
One Fine DayCarole King12
More LoveKim Carnes13
Love The World AwayKenny Rogers14
Steal AwayRobbie Dupree15
The RoseBette Midler16
Gimme Some Lovin'Blues Brothers18
All Night LongJoe Walsh19
Empire Strikes Back (Medley)Meco20