On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardUS Women's Golf Open

US Open Women's Golf, Bala GC: 1949 champion Louise Suggs wins, 7 strokes ahead of runners-up Marlene Bauer and Betty Jameson

Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs
  • USS Oriskany becomes 1st aircraft carrier to sail around Cape Horn

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Johnson, English snooker player, born in Bradford, West Yorkshire