On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 20th Tennis Fed Cup: USA beats Germany in Santa Clara USA (3-0)
  • 69th Tour de France won by Bernard Hinault of France
  • France performs nuclear Test

Sport awardUS Women's Golf Open

US Open Women's Golf, Del Paso CC: Janet Anderson shoots final round 68 (−4) to claim her only LPGA Tour win, 6 strokes ahead of Beth Daniel, Donna White, JoAnne Carner and Sandra Haynie

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel
  • Zail Singh is sworn in as the seventh President of India

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Renfro, American actor (The Client), born in Knoxville, Tennessee (d. 2008)
  • Monde Zondeki, South African cricketer, born in King William's Town, Cape Province

Famous Deaths

  • Beene Dubbelboer, Dutch writer (Turfgasgenerator), dies at 76
  • Hal Foster, Canadian-American cartoonist (Prince Valiant) (b. 1892)