Events in Sport in August 1952

  • Aug 3 15th Olympic games close in Helsinki Finland
  • Aug 6 Satchel Paige, 47, becomes oldest pitcher to win a complete shutout

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Aug 10 Louise Suggs wins LPGA All American Women Golf Tournament

Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs
  • Aug 15 19th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Los Angeles 10, All-Stars 7 (88,316)
  • Aug 17 Betty Jameson wins LPGA World Golf Championship
  • Aug 27 Emil Zatopek wins 12th olympics marathon (2:23:03.2)