1980 : Earthquake Rocks Southern Michigan

July 27, 2018 all-day

The upper tail of an earthquake centering in Kentucky hit Michigan on July 27, 1980. Automobiles in Allegan, Coldwater, Flint, Hastings, and Mount Pleasant rocked noticeably, while dishes broke in Detroit. Also, during the fifth inning of a baseball game, the quake swayed Tiger Stadium’s upper levels.

Source : Central Michigan University Bentley Library Michigan Historical Calendar.