On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1935

Historical Events

  • 67th Belmont: Willie Saunders aboard Omaha wins in 2:30.6
  • 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
1935 Highlights

About June 8, 1935

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 86 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini