1980 in the Philippines
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|Years in the Philippines:||1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983|
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|Years:||1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983|
1980 in the Philippines details events of note that happened in the Philippines in the year 1980.
- President: Ferdinand Marcos
- Prime Minister: Ferdinand Marcos
- House Speaker: Querube Makalintal
- Chief Justice: Enrique Fernando
- January 30 – Local elections for governors, vice governors, mayors and vice mayors in the nation's first elections for provincial and municipal officials since the declaration of martial law. The party Kilusang Bagong Lipunan led Ferdinand Marcos won majority of the seats.
- April 22 - MV Don Juan bound for Bacolod City sank 20 nautical miles (37 km) off Maestre de Campo Island, Oriental Mindoro after colliding with the oil tanker M/T Tacloban City. Reported casualties were 18 dead and 115 missing, with 745 survivors.
- May 26 – The Kabataang Barangay elections (KB) were held. It was participated by about 3 million Filipino youths aged 15 to 18 years old.
- July 4 - Two passenger buses collided head-on on National Highway Route 1, Camalig, Albay, Philippines, killing 13 people and injuring 28.