Famous people died in March 1980

Óscar Romero

Óscar Romero

Óscar Romero the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador, who was assassinated within three years of his appointment

SalvadoranAugust 15, 1917181 views

Roland Barthes

Roland Barthes was a French literary theorist, critic and semiotician

FrenchNovember 12, 1915257 views

Jesse Owens

Jesse Owens was a legendary track and field athlete who won four gold medals at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

AmericanSeptember 12, 1913261 views

James Wright

James Wright was a Pulitzer Prize winning American poet

AmericanDecember 13, 1927188 views