What Happened on July 15, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardUS Women's Golf Open

45th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Betsy King

LPGA Golfer Betsy King
LPGA Golfer
Betsy King

Famous Birthdays

  • Damian Lillard, American basketball player (Portland Trail Blazers), born in Oakland, Californai
  • Olly Alexander [Oliver Thornton], British actor, singer-songwriter (Years & Years), and LGBT activist, born in Harrogate, England

Famous Deaths

  • Alison Leggatt, British character actress (Day of Triffids, Cows), dies at 86
  • Margaret Lockwood, British actress (Cast a Dark Shadow, The Lady Vanishes), dies of cirrhosis of the liver at 73
  • Troy Dixon, rapper (Trouble T-Roy of Heavy D), dies at 22 of a fall