On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1985

Historical Events


Sport awardWimbledon Men's Tennis

Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Boris Becker beats South African Kevin Curren 6-3, 6-7, 7-6, 6-4 to become the youngest man (17) to win a Wimbledon singles title

Tennis Legend Boris Becker
Tennis Legend
Boris Becker

Famous Deaths

  • Patti McCarty, actress (Gangster of the Frontier), dies at 64
1985 Highlights

About July 7, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer