On This Day

May 29, 1972 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport


Sport awardGolf Tournament

LPGA Titleholders Championship Women's Golf, Southern Pines CC: Sandra Palmer wins first of 2 majors by a massive 10 strokes from Judy Rankin and Mickey Wright

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright

Deaths in Sport

  • Moe Berg, American baseball player and spy (b. 1902)