What Happened on September 29, 1923

Historical Events

  • PGA Championship Men's Golf, Pelham CC: Defending champion Gene Sarazen beats Walter Hagan in 38 holes for 3rd of his 7 major titles
  • Steinhart Aquarium in Golden Gate Park opens to public

Famous Birthdays

  • Bum Phillips, American football coach (Houston Oilers, New Orleans Saints), born in Orange, Texas (d. 2013)
  • Stan Berenstain, American children's author (The Berenstain Bears), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2005)
1923 Highlights

About September 29, 1923

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra