Historical Events on June 7, 1981

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 35th Tony Awards: "Amadeus" & "42nd Street" win

Sport awardTennis Open

80th Men's French Open: Bjorn Borg beats Ivan Lendl (6-1, 4-6, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1)

Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ivan Lendl
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ivan Lendl

Sport awardTennis Open

80th Women's French Open: Hana Mandlikova beats Sylvia Hanika (6-2, 6-4)

Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion Hana Mandlikova
Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion
Hana Mandlikova
Tennis Player Sylvia Hanika
Tennis Player
Sylvia Hanika
  • Israeli F-15/F-16 destroys alleged Iraqi plutonium production facility
  • Sandra Post wins LPGA McDonald's Golf Classic