What Happened on August 25, 1946

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

28th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Portland GC Portland Ore

Golfer Ben Hogan
Ben Hogan

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Ghigna (Father Goose), American poet and Children's Author
  • Charlie Sanders, American football player (Detroit Lions), born in Richlands, North Carolina (d. 2015)
  • Larry LaRocco, (Rep-D-Idaho)
  • Rollie Fingers, relief pitcher (Oakland Athletics, MVP/Cy Young-1981)