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Nancy Marie Lopez (born January 6, 1957) is an American professional golfer. She became a member of the LPGA Tour in 1977 and won 48 LPGA Tour events during her LPGA career, including three major championships.[Click Here to see others on the list of the 150 Greatest Female Athletes of

13 Women Founded the Ladies Professional Golf Association: This is Their Story

In 1950, 13 women founded the Ladies Professional Golf Association, or LPGA. As is often the case for female athletes, these women’s accomplishments have stayed out of the limelight. (Babe Zaharias in accompanying photo.) When Atlanta-based filmmaker Charlene Fisk discovered their story, she decided to make a documentary about these golfers.