What Happened on July 5, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Australian Evonne Goolagong Cawley beats Chris Evert 6-1, 7-6 for her 3rd Wimbledon single crown

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert

Famous Birthdays

  • David Rozehnal, Czech footballer, born in Šternberk, Czechoslovakia
  • Jason Wade, American singer and musician (Lifehouse), born in Camarillo, California

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Raquel Welch (39) weds producer André Weinfeld

Actress Raquel Welch
Actress
Raquel Welch

Famous Deaths

  • Archibald James Potter, Irish composer, dies at 61