On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1978

Historical Events

  • 110th Belmont: Steve Cauthen wins aboard Affirmed to wrap up the Triple Crown
  • Costa Rica becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty

Sport awardFrench Open Women's Tennis

French Open Women's Tennis: Virginia Ruzici of Romania claims her lone major singles title; beats Mima JauĊĦovec of Yugoslavia 6-2, 6-2

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Virginia Ruzici
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Virginia Ruzici
Tennis Player and French Open Champion Mima Jausovec
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Mima Jausovec
  • Yankees trade Ken Holzman for Ron Davis

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian West, American soccer player
  • Shane West, American actor
1978 Highlights

About June 10, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini