What Happened on March 15, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

LPGA Titleholders Championship, Augusta CC: Patty Berg wins her 5th Titleholders title by 9 strokes from Betsy Rawls

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls
  • West Germany loses in soccer to Netherlands, 2-1

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Croft, cricketer (West Indian fast bowler 1977-82)
  • Judi Spiers, TV presenter
  • Richard Bruton, Irish politician