What Happened on May 17, 1959

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenGolf Record

Sam Snead sets PGA record for 36 holes at 122

Golfer Sam Snead
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Sam Snead

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Nantz, American broadcaster
  • Paul Di'anno, rocker (Iron Maiden Chingford, London V Early Vocalist