What Happened on June 16, 1974

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

73rd Men's French Open: Bjorn Borg beats Manuel Orantes (2-6, 6-7, 6-0, 6-1, 6-1)

Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg

Sport awardTennis Open

73rd Women's French Open: Chris Evert beats Olga Morozova (6-1, 6-2)

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert
  • 74th US Golf Open: Hale Irwin shoots a 287 at Winged Foot GC NY
  • Sandra Haynie wins Lawson's LPGA Golf Open

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Lee, British sculptural artist