On This Day

July 7, 1980 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Film & TV

  • Jineane Ford of Arizona replaces Shawn Weatherly (Miss Universe) as the 29th Miss USA
  • Shawn Weatherly, of USA, crowned 29th Miss Universe

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Deidre Downs, American beauty queen, born in Birmingham, Alabama

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Reginald Gardiner, British actor (The Flying Deuces, The Great Dictator), dies at 77