What Happened on June 6, 1924

Historical Events

US Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Oakland Hills CC: Unknown Englishman Cyril Walker wins his only major title, 3 strokes ahead of runner-up and defending champion Bobby Jones

Famous Birthdays

  • Serge Nigg, French composer, born in Paris (d. 2008)
1924 Highlights

About June 6, 1924

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 98 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini