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Birthdays for this date

Passed on Saturday, Aug 9 1980
Elliott Nugent
Georgia Simmons

Released on Saturday, Aug 9 1980
Antropophagus (1980)CinemaItaly

Now Showing Saturday, Aug 9 1980
Capitol Cinema, Tallahassee, FL
Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

Aired on Saturday, Aug 9 1980
Night of the Lepus

UK Chart
Saturday, Aug 9 1980
The Winner Takes It AllABBA1
Upside DownDiana Ross2
Use It Up And Wear It OutOdyssey3
More Than I Can SayLeo Sayer4
9 To 5Sheena Easton5
BabooshkaKate Bush6
Oops Upside Your HeadThe Gap Band7
Could You Be LovedBob Marley & The Wailers8
Oh Yeah (On The Radio)Roxy Music9
Give Me The Night (Edit)George Benson10
There, There My DearDexy's Midnight Runners11
Wednesday WeekThe Undertones12
XanaduOlivia Newton-John & Electric Light Orchestra13
MarianaThe Gibson Brothers14
Lip Up FattyBad Manners15
Funkin' For Jamaica (N.Y.)Tom Browne16
Jump To The BeatStacy Lattisaw17
Let's Hang OnDarts18
Emotional RescueThe Rolling Stones19
Cupid - I've Loved You For A Long Time (Medley)Detroit Spinners20

US Chart
Saturday, Aug 9 1980
MagicOlivia Newton-John1
It's Still Rock And Roll To MeBilly Joel2
Little JeannieElton John3
Take Your Time (Do It Right) (Part 1)The S.O.S. Band4
SailingChristopher Cross5
Shining StarThe Manhattans6
Emotional RescueThe Rolling Stones7
Cupid/I've Loved You For A Long Time (Medley)Spinners8
Coming Up (Live At Glasgow)Paul McCartney9
Coming UpPaul McCartney9
Upside DownDiana Ross10
In AmericaCharlie Daniels Band11
More LoveKim Carnes12
Tired Of Toein' The LineRocky Burnette13
Love The World AwayKenny Rogers14
One Fine DayCarole King16
FameIrene Cara17
Empire Strikes Back (Medley)Meco18
Let My Love Open The DoorPete Townsend19
Into The NightBenny Mardones20