FACTOID # 21: 15% of Army recruits from South Dakota are Native American, which is roughly the same percentage for female Army recruits in the state.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > Cecil Leitch

Charlotte Cecilia Pitcairn Leitch (1891-1977) was a British golf champion. She was born in Silloth, Cumbria County, England, the daughter of a local physician and one of three sisters who excelled at the game of golf. 1891 (MDCCCXCI) was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... Golf (gowf in Scots) is a game where individual players or teams hit a ball into a hole using various clubs, and is one of the few ball games that does not use a fixed standard playing area. ... Silloth is a port in Cumbria, on the Solway Firth, 36 km west of Carlisle. ... Cumbria is a county in the North West region of England. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the United Kingdom (light green), with the Republic of Ireland (blue) to its west Languages None official English de facto Capital None official London de facto Largest city London Area – Total Ranked... Physician examining a child A physician is a person who practices medicine. ...


Nicknamed "Cecil", in 1914 she won the first of her four British Ladies Amateur Golf Championship but her opportunity to possibly win several more was interrupted for five years during World War I. When the Championship was restarted after the war, she won her second straight title then the following year made it three in a row. In the Championship finals on six occasions, she won her fourth British title in 1926, a record that still stands. The British Ladies Amateur Golf Championship was founded in 1893 by the Ladies Golf Union of Great Britain. ... Combatants Allies: Serbia, Russia, France, Romania, Belgium, British Empire, United States, Italy, and others Central Powers: Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, Ottoman Empire Casualties Military dead: 5 million Civilian deaths: 3 million Total of dead: 8 million Military dead: 4 million Civilian deaths: 3 million Total dead: 7 million The First...


Cecil Leitch retired having won 12 national titles plus she captured five French Ladies Amateur Golf Championships and one Canadian Women's Amateur Golf Championship. She wrote two books on golf, the first titled Golf was published in 1922 in Philadelphia and London by J. B. Lippincott Co. and the second titled Golf Simplified published in London by Thornton Butterworth Ltd. in 1924. Philadelphia is a village located in Jefferson County, New York. ... London is the capital city of the United Kingdom and of England and is the most populous city in the European Union. ...


External links

  • Silloth on Solway Golf Club

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m