On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1935

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 67th Belmont: Willie Saunders aboard Omaha wins in 2:30.6

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lou Gehrig collides with Carl Reynolds & leaves the game

Baseball Player Lou Gehrig
Baseball Player
Lou Gehrig
  • US Open Men's Golf, Oakmont CC: 25 year old club pro Sam Parks Jr, with no prior tournament wins, beats Scotsman Jimmy Thomson by 2 strokes