On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1978

Historical Events


Sport awardBritish Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, St Andrews: Jack Nicklaus completes 3rd career grand slam; wins by 2 strokes from Ben Crenshaw & Ray Floyd

Golfer Jack Nicklaus
Golfer
Jack Nicklaus
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd

Famous Birthdays

  • Miguel Olivo, Dominican baseball player
1978 Highlights

About July 15, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer