What Happened on August 18, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Canadian Open Women's Golf, Summerlea GC: Meg Mallon wins by 3 from Michelle Ellis, Rosie Jones, Catriona Matthew & Michele Redman

LPGA Golfer Meg Mallon
LPGA Golfer
Meg Mallon

Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship, Hazeltine National GC: American Rich Beem wins his first major title by 1 stroke from Tiger Woods

Golfer Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods

Famous Deaths

  • Dean Riesner, American film and television writer (b. 1918)