Historical Events 1980-1984
By Adam Puszak
On November 4, 1980 Republican nominee Ronald Reagan defeated Jimmy Carter the Democratic nominee.
In the fall, the first infomercials appeared on TV due to a de-regulation by the FCC.
On January 24, Apple released the first Macintosh.
On Tuesday, November 6, the Republican nominee Ronald Reagan defeated former Vice President Walter Mondale, the Democratic nominee.