Martina Navratilova defeated Chris Evert for the Wimbledon ladies' singles title in 1978.
Her first Wimbledon title was a doubles title with Chris Evert in 1976. Her first Wimbledon singles title came in 1978.
Bjorn Borg from Sweden won his third successive men's singles title at Wimbledon in 1978.
Bjorn Borg defeated Jimmy Connors 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 in the 1978 Wimbledon men's singles final.
Martina Navratilova defeated Chris Evert Lloyd 2-6, 6-4, 7-5 for the 1978 Ladies Singles Wimbledon Championship.
Bjorn Borg won the men's Wimbledon singles title 5 consecutive years from 1976-1980. In women's Chris Evert won in 1976, Virginia Wade in 1977, Martina Navratilova 1978-1979, and Evonne Goolagong in 1980.
Martina Navratilova in 1978 when she defeated Chris Evert.
Martina Navratilova has won the most Wimbledon Ladies Singles titles with nine.1978, 1979, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, and 1990.