This page lists news articles and events for the year 1880.
Events that happen on the specified date are listed under Events: entries. News articles that were published on the specified date are listed under News: entries. Events that only happened in fiction on the specified date are listed under Fiction: entries and are written in italics.
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- Event: Arthur S. Sullivan's cantata The Martyr of Antioch performed at the Leeds Music Festival.
- Event: Bisbee, Arizona is founded.
- Event: Three Missouri "hill billies" stumble across a cave with major Radium deposits.