On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1919

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Babe Ruth ties Ned Williamson's major league mark of 27 HRs

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth
  • Booth Tarkington's "Clarence," premieres in NYC

Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Engineers CC: Defending champion Jim Barnes defeats Fred McLeod, 6 & 5 in the final

Pioneering Golfer Jim Barnes
Pioneering Golfer
Jim Barnes