June 12, 1947 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • British Amateur Women's Golf, Gullane GC: Babe Didrikson becomes first American to win event; beats England's Jacqueline Gordon 5 & 4

Birthdays in Sport

  • Ron Freeman, American athlete, 4x400m runner (Olympic gold 1968), born in Elizabeth, New Jersey