On This Day

June 23, 1963 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport


Sport awardGolf Tournament

LPGA Western Open Golf, Maple Bluff CC: Mickey Wright defends title by 9 shots from Kathy Whitworth for her 10th major championship

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • NY Mets Jimmy Piersall hits his 100th HR, he circles bases backwards

Sport awardUS Golf Open

US Open Golf, The Country Club: Julius Boros wins his second Open title in an 18-hole playoff with Arnold Palmer and Jacky Cupit


Birthdays in Sport

  • Colin Montgomerie, Scottish golfer (Senior PGA C'ship 2014-15, US Senior Open 2014), born in Glasgow, Scotland