On This Day

July 17, 1955 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardLPGA Championship

1st LPGA Championship Women's Golf, Orchard Ridge CC: Beverly Hanson wins by 3 shots from Louise Suggs

Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs

Birthdays in Sport

  • Christopher Chappell, Canadian cricketer, born in Toronto, Ontario