On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1979

Historical Events

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

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

Famous Birthdays

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

About June 10, 1979

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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