On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1906

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • British Open Men's Golf, Muirfield: Scotsman James Braid successfully defends title by 4 strokes from J.H. Taylor of England; his 3rd Open victory

Famous Birthdays

  • Léon Degrelle, Belgian SS officer (d. 1994)
  • Louis RJ Ridder van Rappard, Dutch mayor (Zoelen)