February 1955 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Feb 13 Patty Berg wins LPGA St Petersburg Golf Open
  • Feb 17 Ice Dance Championship at Vienna Austria won by J Westwood/Demmy GRB
  • Feb 17 Mike Souchak sets PGA 72-hole record of 257
  • Feb 20 Fay Crocker wins LPGA Serbin Golf Open
  • Feb 27 Betty Jameson wins LPGA Sarasota Golf Open

Birthdays in Sport

  • Feb 1 Ernie Camacho, baseball player
  • Feb 5 Mike Heath, baseball player
  • Feb 6 Eric Money, American NBA player, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Feb 7 Charlie Puleo, baseball player

Person of interestGreg Norman

Feb 10 Greg Norman, Australian PGA golfer (1984 Kemper), born in Mount Isa, Queensland

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  • Feb 10 Lusia Mae Harris, Minter City Miss, basketball player (Olympic silver 1976)
  • Feb 12 Daniele Masala, Italian pentathelete (Olympics 1976), born in Rome, Italy
  • Feb 12 Chet Lemon [Chester Earl Lemon], US baseball player, born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • Feb 14 Ronald Desruelles, Belgian athlete
  • Feb 16 George Martin, NFL defensive back (NY Giants)
  • Feb 22 Tim Young, Scarborough, Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player (Minnesota North Stars)
  • Feb 24 Alain Prost, Formula One racing driver (Championships: 85, 86, 89, 93)
  • Feb 26 Rupert Keegan, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, England, Formula One racing car driver
  • Feb 28 Adrian Dantley, NBA forward (Olympic gold 1976, Utah Jazz), born in Washington, D.C.