On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1905

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • British Open Men's Golf, St Andrews: Scotsman James Braid wins his 2nd Open title 5 strokes ahead of runners-up Rowland Jones and J.H. Taylor

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry "Bull" Alexander, Australian cricketer (Aus quick 1 Test Bodyline series), born in Ascot Vale (d. 1993)
  • Walter Kraft, composer