On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1980

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Andee Pickens, gymnast (alt-Olympics 1996), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Brittney McConn, Largo Fla, figure skater (1997 Eastern Sr champ)
  • Kimeru, Japanese singer and actor (The Prince of Tennis), born in Kumamoto-ken

Person of interestVenus Williams

Venus Williams, American tennis star considered one of the all-time greats of women's tennis, born in Lynwood, California

Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams