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 (dĭd′rĭk-sən), Mildred Ella
See Mildred Ella Didrikson Zaharias.
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Noun1.Didrikson - outstanding United States athlete (1914-1956)
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Players who have battled its challenging contours, part of which were designed nearly a century ago by legendary golf architect Donald Ross, include Babe Ruth, Gene Sarazen, Didrikson Zaharias and former top pro Paul Azinger, who honed his game at Bobby Jones as a teen-ager and still holds the course record of 62.
(32) In 1945, golfer Babe Didrikson Zaharias had become the first woman to make a tournament cut in a men's Pro Golf Association tournament.
She handed me a biography of Babe Didrikson, the groundbreaking athlete, and I was hooked.
Olympic heroes Jim Thorpe, Babe Didrikson, and Jesse Owens displayed their amazing talents in Borchert.
There is no rule against women playing in men's tour events, but only a few, including Annika Sorenstam, Michelle Wie and Lexi Thompson have attempted the feat since Babe Didrikson Zaharaias, the first woman to play against men in a PGA Tour event in 1938.
The brash, all-around athlete Babe Didrikson was criticized as unladylike.
None other than Babe Didrikson, the golf, basketball, and track-and-field paragon who helped to bust down the barriers for women athletes.
En resumen, presento la participacion de la universidad en el escenario de la globalizacion y la sociedad del conocimiento, que segun Didrikson (2000) responde a las siguientes caracteristicas: la universidad como componente esencial del proceso de creacion de conocimientos en las juventudes y de las condiciones culturales e institucionales de caracter organizacional para la innovacion de la sociedad.
ON HER NEXT GOAL: Lining up a first-class production of the Babe Didrikson musical--that's pretty close to the top of the list.
18 August 2014 - Swedish workforce management solutions provider Quinyx said it had secured USD14m (EUR10.45m) from Stockholm-based investment company Alfven & Didrikson AB (A&D).