On This Day

March 15, 1959 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardGolf Tournament

LPGA Titleholders Championship Women's Golf, Augusta CC: Louise Suggs wins her 4th Titleholders title by 1 stroke from Betsy Rawls

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

Birthdays in Sport

  • Eliot Teltscher, California, tennis player (US Davis Cup team)
  • Harold Baines, Easton MD, outfielder (Chicago White Sox, Texas Rangers)
1959 in Sport