Golf in History (Part 2)

Events in Sport

Events 101 - 200 of 943

  • 1957-04-28 Patty Berg wins LPGA Western Golf Open
  • 1957-05-12 Beverly Hanson wins LPGA Smokey Golf Open
  • 1957-05-26 Beverly Hanson wins LPGA Land of Sky Golf Open

Sport awardGolf Major

1957-06-29 12th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Betsy Rawls

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls
  • 1957-07-05 British Open Golf, St Andrews: Bobby Locke of South Africa wins his 4th Open by 3 from Australian Peter Thomson
  • 1957-08-11 Patty Berg wins LPGA All-American Golf Open
  • 1957-08-18 Betty Dodd wins LPGA Colonial Golf Open
  • 1957-10-06 Wiffi Smith wins LPGA United Voluntary Services Golf Open

Sport awardGolf Tournament

1957-10-07 Louise Suggs wins LPGA Heart of America Golf Invitational

Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs

Sport awardGolf Major

1958-06-28 US Open Women's Golf, Forest Lake CC: Mickey Wright wins 1st of 4 Open titles by 5 from Louise Suggs; 1st player to win Open & LPGA in same year

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs

Sport awardGolf Tournament

1959-09-17 59th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Jack Nicklaus

Sport awardGolf Tournament

1962-02-07 Sam Snead wins LPGA Royal Poinciano Plaza Golf Invitational

Golfer Sam Snead
Golfer
Sam Snead
  • 1962-02-18 Louise Suggs wins LPGA St Petersburg Golf Open
  • 1962-04-22 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Sunshine Golf Open
  • 1962-04-30 LPGA Titleholders Golf, Augusta CC: Mickey Wright wins her 8th major title in a playoff with Ruth Jessen
  • 1962-05-20 Patty Berg wins LPGA Muskogee Civitan Golf Open
  • 1962-05-27 Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open
  • 1962-06-17 Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Cosmopolitan Golf Open
  • 1962-06-30 17th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Murle Lindstrom
  • 1962-08-19 Homer Blancos plays finest round in golf, shooting a 55
  • 1962-09-09 Shirley Englehorn wins LPGA Eugene Golf Open
  • 1962-09-16 Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Sacramento Golf Open
  • 1962-09-23 Mary Lena Faulk wins LPGA Visalia Golf Open
  • 1963-04-28 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Titleholders Golf Championship
  • 1963-05-05 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Peach Blossom Golf Open
  • 1963-06-09 Barbara Romack wins LPGA Rock City Ladies Golf Open
  • 1963-06-16 Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Cosmopolitan Women's Golf Open
  • 1963-06-23 LPGA Western Open Golf, Maple Bluff CC: Mickey Wright defends title by 9 shots from Kathy Whitworth; 10th major
  • 1963-07-14 Marlene Hagge wins LPGA Sight Golf Open

Sport awardGolf Major

1963-07-20 18th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Mary Mills

LPGA Golfer Mary Mills
LPGA Golfer
Mary Mills
  • 1963-09-15 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Eugene Ladies' Golf Open
  • 1963-09-29 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Mickey Wright Golf Invitational
  • 1963-11-03 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Cavern City Golf Open
  • 1963-12-08 Mickey Wright and Dave Ragan win JCPenney Classic Haig & Haig Scotch Mixed Foursome golf tournament
  • 1964-03-22 LPGA Western Open Golf, Scenic Hills CC: Carol Mann her 1st of 2 major titles by 2 shots from Ruth Jessen and Judy Kimball
  • 1964-04-05 Mary Lena Faulk wins LPGA St Petersburg Women's Golf Open
  • 1964-04-12 Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Baton Rouge Ladies' Golf Open Invitational
  • 1964-04-26 Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Titleholders Golf Championship
  • 1964-05-31 Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
  • 1964-07-12 US Open Women's Golf, San Diego CC: Mickey Wright wins her 4th Open in a playoff with Ruth Jessen
  • 1964-07-19 Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Yankee Women's Golf Open
  • 1964-07-26 Clifford Ann Creed wins LPGA Cosmopolitan Women's Golf Open
  • 1964-08-30 Clifford Ann Creed wins LPGA Riverside Ladies Golf Open
  • 1964-09-13 Mary Mills wins LPGA Eugene Ladies' Golf Open
  • 1964-10-11 Ruth Jessen wins LPGA Hillside House Ladies' Golf Open

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