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The 1980 Winter Olympics, offeecially kent as the XIII Olympic Winter Gemmes (French: Les XIIIes Jeux olympiques d'hiver), wis a multi-sport event which wis celebratit frae Februar 14, throu Februar 24, 1980 in Lake Placid, New York, Unitit States o Americae.

XIII Olympic Winter Gemmes
1980 Winter Olympics logo.svg
Host ceetyLake Placid, New York, Unitit States
Naitions pairteecipatin37
Athletes pairteecipatin1,072
(840 men, 232 weemen)
Events38 in 6 sports (10 disciplines)
Appenin ceremony19 Julie
Closin ceremonyFebruar 23
Offeecially appened biVice Preses Walter Mondale
Athlete's OathEric Heiden
Judge's OathTerry McDermott
Olympic TorchCharles Gugino
StadiumGrand Arena of the Central Lenin Stadium