Historical Events on September 25, 1926

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen wins at Salisbury Golf Club, Westbury, New York

Golfer Walter Hagen
Golfer
Walter Hagen

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Henry Ford announces 8 hour, 5-day work week

Ford Motor Company Founder Henry Ford
Ford Motor Company Founder
Henry Ford
  • International slavery convention signed by 20 states

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Mackenzie King is re-elected as Prime Minister of Canada

10th Prime Minister of Canada Mackenzie King
10th Prime Minister of Canada
Mackenzie King
  • NHL grants franchises to Chicago Black Hawks & Detroit Red Wings
  • Yankees take a doubleheader from Browns to clinch AL pennant