What Happened on June 6, 1936

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 40th US Golf Open: Tony Manero shoots a 282 at Baltusrol GC NJ
  • 68th Belmont: James Stout aboard Granville wins in 2:30
  • Aviation gasoline 1st produced commercially Paulsboro, New Jersey

Famous Birthdays

  • Levi Stubbs, American baritone singer (4 Tops-Same Old Song), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2008)