What Happened on June 11, 1978

Historical Events

  • Christa Tybus of London sets record of 24½ hrs of hula-hoop

French Open Men's Tennis

French Open Men's Tennis: Sweden's Björn Borg wins his 3rd French title; beats Guillermo Vilas of Argentina 6-1, 6-1, 6-3

  • Joseph Freeman Jr is 1st black priest in Church Of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

LPGA Championship

LPGA Championship Women's Golf, Jack Nicklaus GC: Nancy Lopez wins by 6 strokes from fellow American Amy Alcott


1978 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Joshua Jackson, American actor (Dawson's Creek, Fringe), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
Born in 1978

About June 11, 1978

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini

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