|Centuries:||18th century - 19th century - 20th century|
|Decades:||1850s 1860s 1870s - 1880s - 1890s 1900s 1910s|
|Years:||1880 1881 1882 1883 1884 1885 1886 1887 1888 1889|
- April 6 - First Relief Society general conference held in the Assembly Hall on Temple Square.
- April 7 - Wilford Woodruff sustained as President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with George Q. Cannon and Joseph F. Smith as counselors.
- Young Woman's Journal started publication.
- Endowment House torn down.