Historical Events on July 4th, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 10th du Maurier Golf Classic (Peter Jackson Classic): Sandra Haynie
  • 4th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 4 lands at Edwards AFB

Sport awardTennis Open

96th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats John McEnroe (3-6 6-3 6-7 7-6 6-4)

Tennis Legend Jimmy Connors
Tennis Legend
Jimmy Connors
Tennis Player John McEnroe
Tennis Player
John McEnroe
  • Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado elected president of Mexico
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • Yankees bat out of order against Indians in 1st inning