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Encyclopedia > Estelle Lawson

Estelle Page ,nee Lawson (March 22, 1907 - May 7, 1983) was an American golf champion. A native of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, her father was Dr. R.B. Lawson, the first athletic director at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. is the 81st day of the year (82nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 127th day of the year (128th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar). ... This article is about the sport. ... Nickname: Location in North Carolina Coordinates: , Country United States State North Carolina Counties Orange, Durham, and Chatham Founded 1793 Government  - Mayor Kevin C. Foy Area  - City  19. ... The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a public, coeducational, research university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. ...


In 1935 Lawson won her first of seven North and South Women's Amateur Golf Championships at the Pinehurst Resort, a record that still stands. In 1936 she married Julius A. Page Jr. and made their home in Chapel Hill. At that year's United States Women's Amateur Golf Championship Estelle Lawson Page won the medal for the lowest round during the qualifying matches and won the medal again in 1937 when she defeated Patty Berg in the finals to win the most important amateur championship in the U.S. In 1938, at Westmoreland Country Club,the two met again in the finals, this time the victory went to Berg. The North and South Womens Amateur Golf Championship is an annual golf tournament held since 1903 at the Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, North Carolina. ... Photo of the Carolina Hotel, the largest and primary hotel on the Pinehurst Resort grounds. ... The U.S. Womens Amateur is the leading golf tournament in the United States for female amateur golfers. ... Patricia Jane Berg (February 13, 1918 – September 10, 2006) [1] was a founding member and then leading player on the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour during the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. ...


Estelle Lawson Page was part of the U.S. team that won the 1938 Curtis Cup and ten years later she was part of another Curtis Cup winning team. Between 1950 and 1952 she won three straight North Carolina Women's Amateur Match Play Golf Championships and retired with twenty-two tournament victories to her credit. Following the creation of the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame in 1963, she was part of the first group to be inducted. The Curtis Cup is the best known team tournament for women amateur golfers. ... Contents: Top - 0–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Stewart Skip Alexander Johnny Allen Maxine Allen Dugan Aycock B Elzie Buck Baker Dr. Lenox Baker John Baker Jr. ...


Estelle Lawson Page died in 1983 and was interred in the Old Chapel Hill Cemetery in Chapel Hill.


 
 

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