What Happened on June 15, 1980

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Fearless Frank" opens at Princess Theater NYC for 12 performances

Sport awardGolf Major

80th US Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus shoots a record 272 at Baltusrol GC New Jersey, his fourth and last US Open

  • Dale Lundquis wins LPGA Boston Five Golf Classic
  • Jorge Orta of Cleveland gets 6 hits in a baseball game

Famous Birthdays

  • Almudena Cid, Spanish gymnast
  • Cara Zavaleta, American model
  • Christopher Castile, American actor