Historical Events on August 1, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Beth Daniel wins LPGA Columbia Savings Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel
  • Greg Louganis, US becomes 1st diver to score 700 (752.67) in 11 dives
  • H Aaron, F Robinson, T Jackson, & H Chandler inducted in Hall of Fame
  • Heavy Israeli air bombardment on Beirut
  • Petra Schneider swims world record 400m medley (4:36.10)