Temple time line – 1980-1989

April 2, 1980 – Seven temples announced: Apia, Western Samoa, (originally announced for American Samoa); Atlanta, Ga.; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Nuku'alofa, Tonga; Papeete, Tahiti; Santiago, Chile; and Sydney, Australia.

Oct. 27, 1980 – Tokyo Temple dedicated.Nov. 17, 1980 – Seattle (Wash.) Temple dedicated.

April 1, 1981 – Nine temples announced: Chicago, Ill.; Dallas, Texas; Guatemala City, Guatemala; Frankfurt, Germany; Johannesburg, South Africa; Lima, Peru; Manila, Philippines; Seoul, Korea; and Stockholm, Sweden.

Nov. 16, 1981 – Jordan River Temple dedicated.

March 31, 1982 – Four temples announced: Boise, Idaho; Denver, Colo.; Guayaquil, Ecuador; and Taipei, Taiwan.

Oct. 9, 1982 – Freiberg DDR Temple announced.

June 1, 1983 – Atlanta Georgia Temple dedicated.

Aug. 5, 1983 – Apia Samoa Temple dedicated.

Aug. 9, 1983 – Nuku'alofa Tonga Temple dedicated.

Sept. 15, 1983 – Santiago Chile Temple dedicated.

Oct. 27, 1983 – Papeete Tahiti Temple dedicated.

Dec. 2, 1983 – Mexico City Temple dedicated.

April 7, 1984 – Five temples announced: Bogota, Colombia; Las Vegas, Nev.; Portland, Ore.; San Diego, Calif.; Toronto, Ontario.

May 25, 1984 – Boise Idaho Temple dedicated.

Sept. 20, 1984 – Sydney Australia Temple dedicated.

Sept. 25, 1984 – Manila Philippines Temple dedicated.

Oct. 19, 1984 – Dallas Texas Temple dedicated.

Nov. 17, 1984 – Taipei Taiwan Temple dedicated.

Dec. 14, 1984 – Guatemala City Temple dedicated.

June 29, 1985 – Freiberg DDR Temple dedicated.

July 2, 1985 – Stockholm Sweden Temple dedicated.

Aug. 9, 1985 – Chicago Illinois Temple dedicated.

Aug. 24, 1985 – Johannesburg South Africa Temple dedicated.

Dec. 14, 1985 – Seoul Korea Temple dedicated.

Jan. 10, 1986 – Lima Peru Temple dedicated.

Jan. 17, 1986 – Buenos Aires Argentina Temple dedicated.

Oct. 24, 1986 – Denver Colorado Temple dedicated.

Aug. 28, 1987 – Frankfurt Germany Temple dedicated.

Aug. 19, 1989 – Portland Oregon Temple dedicated.

Dec. 16, 1989 – Las Vegas Nevada Temple to be dedicated.