On This Day

September 13, 1959 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • US National Championship Men's Tennis: Australian Neale Fraser wins 1st of 2 consecutive US titles; beats Alex Olmedo of Peru 6-3, 5-7, 6-2, 6-4

Sport awardTennis Open

US National Championship Women's Tennis: Maria Bueno of Brazil wins her 1st of 4 US singles titles; beats Christine Truman of England 6-1, 6-4

Tennis Champion Maria Bueno
Tennis Champion
Maria Bueno