What Happened on May 10, 1929

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 54th Preakness: Louis Schaefer aboard Dr Freeland wins in 2:01.6

Sport awardGolf Major

British Open Golf, Muirfield: Walter Hagen wins 4th Open title, by 6 strokes from fellow American Johnny Farrell

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Walter Hagen

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Corby, CEO (Prudential)
  • Robin Hill, 8th Marquess of Downshire, Irish peer and the Hereditary Constable of Hillsborough Fort