On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1909

Historical Events

  • US Open Men's Golf, Englewood GC: Englishman George Sargent sets a new Open scoring record to win his only major title, 4 strokes ahead of runner-up Tom McNamara

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel Fuchs, American screenwriter (Summer in Williamsburg), born in Lower East Side, Manhattan (d. 1993)
1909 Highlights

About June 25, 1909

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer