What Happened on September 11, 1890

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • British Open Golf, Prestwick GC: John Ball becomes first Englishman and first amateur to win the Open; beats Willie Fernie and Archie Simpson by 3 strokes

Famous Birthdays

  • Marius Ulfrstad, Norwegian composer, born in Ellingsøya (d. 1968)