Historical Events on August 31, 1959

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 48th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in New York (3-2)

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Waterloo Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls
  • Sandy Koufax breaks Dizzy Dean's NL mark of 18 strikeouts in a game