What Happened on June 10, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Balt Orioles pull their 8th triple play (5-4-3 vs Cleve)

Sport awardGolf Major

LPGA Championship, Jack Nicklaus GC: Donna Caponi Young wins 3rd major; beats Jerilyn Britz by 3 strokes

LPGA Golfer Donna Caponi
LPGA Golfer
Donna Caponi

Famous Birthdays

  • Jake Tsakalidis, Georgian-Greek basketball player
  • Konstantinos Loumpoutis, Greek footballer
  • Lee Brice, American country singer and songwriter (Love Like Crazy, Hard to Love), born in Sumter, South Carolina