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 (zə-hăr′ē-əs), Mildred Ella Didrikson Known as "Babe." 1911-1956.
American athlete who excelled in basketball, baseball, and track, winning two gold medals at the 1932 Summer Olympics. She later took up golf and won the US (1946) and British (1947) amateur titles and the US Open (1948, 1950, and 1954).
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Noun1.Zaharias - outstanding United States athlete (1914-1956)
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By winning the year's first three majors, Park has already matched the feat of the great Babe Zaharias, who won the only three women's majors which existed in 1950.
Park, who won the Kraft Nabisco in April and the LPGA Championship in June, joined US sporting legend Babe Zaharias as the only women to win the first three majors in a season with her US Open victory.
Only legend Babe Zaharias in 1950 knocked off the first three Majors and unless the pressure gets to Inbee, the seemingly unflappable Park, a past US Open champion in 2008, has to be really hard to beat.
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Legends from the past such as Babe Zaharias and Patty Berg battled to get recognition for their achievements, where modern professionals such as Annika Sorenstam and Lorena Ochoa have had phenomenally successful careers as household names.
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