What Happened on June 10, 1979

Historical Events

  • Baltimore Orioles pull their 8th triple play (5-4-3 vs Cleveland)

French Open Women's Tennis

French Open Women's Tennis: Chris Evert dominates Wendy Turnbull of Australia 6-2, 6-0 for her 3rd French singles crown

LPGA Championship

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

1979 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Lee Brice, American country singer and songwriter (Love Like Crazy, Hard to Love), born in Sumter, South Carolina
Born in 1979

About June 10, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hot Stuff - Donna Summer
  • UK #1 Song: Ring My Bell - Anita Ward