|Centuries:||19th century - 20th century - 21st century|
|Decades:||1950s 1960s 1970s - 1980s - 1990s 2000s 2010s|
|Years:||1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989|
- August 5 - Dedication of Apia Samoa Temple by Gordon B. Hinckley.
- August 9 - Dedication of Nuku'alofa Tonga Temple by Gordon B. Hinckley.
- January 11 - LeGrand Richards dies in Salt Lake City, Utah.