On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1901

Historical Events

Sports History

British Open Men's Golf, Muirfield: Scotsman James Braid wins first of 5 Open titles by 3 strokes from Harry Vardon of Jersey

Famous Birthdays


Sukarno, 1st President of Indonesia (1945-67), born in Surabaya, Java (d. 1970)

1901 Highlights

About June 6, 1901

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 120 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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