What Happened on July 26, 1959

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Western Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Kevin Spacey, actor (Dad, Henry & June, Darrow), born in South Orange, New Jersey

  • Rick Bragg, American writer

Famous Deaths

  • Manuel Altolaguirre, Spanish poet/publisher (Amor), dies at 54