What Happened on June 23, 1922

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

57th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 300 at Royal St George

Golfer Walter Hagen
Walter Hagen

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Thorne, American composer (Burlesque Overture), born in Bay Shore, New York (d. 2017)
  • Hal Laycoe, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1998)
  • Leonard Dorfman, horse trainer