What Happened on July 5, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

87th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Evonne Goolagong beats Chris Evert (61 76)

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert

Sport awardTennis Open

94th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Bjorn Borg beats John McEnroe (16 75 63 67 86)

Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg
Tennis Player John McEnroe
Tennis Player
John McEnroe

Famous Birthdays

  • David Rozehnal, Czech footballer
  • Eva Green, French actress
  • Jason Wade, American musician (Lifehouse)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Raquel Welch (39) weds producer André Weinfeld

Actress Raquel Welch
Actress
Raquel Welch

Famous Deaths

  • Archibald James Potter, composer, dies at 61