Events in Sport in February 1956

  • Feb 3 Toni Sailor becomes 1st Olympic skier to sweep 3 alpine events
  • Feb 5 7th Winter Olympic games close at Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Feb 5 Louise Suggs wins LPGA Havana Golf Open

Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs
  • Feb 5 NY Mayor Robert Wagner & Bkln Boro President Frank Cashmore sponsor a bill to create a $30M Brooklyn Sports Center Authority to build
  • Feb 12 Fay Crocker wins LPGA Miami Beach Golf Open
  • Feb 19 Kathy Cornelius wins LPGA St Petersburg Golf Open
  • Feb 22 1st English soccer match at Kunstlicht: Portsmouth vs Newcastle United

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Feb 26 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Sarasota Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls