Historical Events on September 6, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

100th Women's U.S. Open: Chris Evert-Lloyd beats Hana Mandlikova (5-7, 6-1, 6-1)

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert
Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion Hana Mandlikova
Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion
Hana Mandlikova
  • Chantal Langlace sets women's record for fastest 100K run (7h27m22s)
  • Macalaster U of St Paul, Minn beating Mount Senario 17-14
  • Susan Powell (Okla), 21, crowned 53rd Miss America 1981
  • US College football longest losing streak of 50 games ends for Macalester College (St. Paul)