What Happened on June 25, 1926

Historical Events

British Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Royal Lytham & St Annes GC: American amateur Bobby Jones wins the first of his 3 Claret Jugs, 2 strokes clear of runner-up Al Watrous; 5th victory by an American in 6 years

Famous Birthdays

  • Ingeborg Bachmann, Austrian author and poet (Gott von Manhattan), born in Klagenfurt, Austria (d. 1973)
Born in 1926
1926 Highlights

About June 25, 1926

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 96 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer