On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1919

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Dutch 2nd Chamber accord for equal Christian-public education

Sport awardUS Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Brae Burn CC: Walter Hagen defeats Mike Brady by 1 stroke in an 18-hole playoff to win his second and final US Open

Golfer Walter Hagen
Walter Hagen

Famous Birthdays

  • Uta Hagen, German-American actress and theatre practitioner (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?), born in Göttingen, Germany (d. 2004)