On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1901

Historical Events

  • The College Board introduces its first standardized test, the forerunner to the SAT
  • US Open Men's Golf, Myopia Hunt GC: Willie Anderson of Scotland wins first of his 4 Open titles by 1 stroke in an 18-hole playoff with Alex Smith
1901 Highlights

About June 17, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini