What Happened on August 6, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 60th PGA Championship: John Mahaffey shoots a 276 at Oakmont CC PA

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Colgate Europea Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Nancy Lopez
LPGA Golfer
Nancy Lopez

Famous Birthdays

  • Marisa Miller, American model

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Durrell Stone, US architect, dies at 76
  • Pope Paul VI, [Giovanni Montini], (1963-78), dies at 80