May 1, 1955 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • American golfer Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins the Peach Blossom LPGA Tournament in Spartanburg, South Carolina, her final victory before her death the following year.
  • Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Feller tosses his record 12th 1-hitter

Birthdays in Sport

  • Julien Wiener, Australian cricket opening batsman (6 Tests 1979-80), born in Melbourne, Australia