What Happened on September 7, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 3rd Formula One WDC: Alberto Ascari wins by 12 points

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Carrollton Golf Tournament

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls
  • General Naguib forms Egyptian government/becomes premier
  • NY Yankees Johnny Mize's pinch-hit grand slam gives Yanks a 5-1 win at Washington, giving him a HR in all 15 major league parks
  • Outfielder Don Grate throws a baseball a record 434'1" (Tenn)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Whitey Ford becomes 5th pitcher to hurl consecutive 1 hitters

MLB Pitcher Whitey Ford
MLB Pitcher
Whitey Ford

Famous Birthdays

  • Ricardo Tormo, Spanish motocyclist (d. 1998)