On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Detroit Tigers pitcher Al Benton collects 2 sacrifices in an inning, a MLB record; wins 11-2 vs Cleveland Indians

Famous Birthdays

  • Doris Ernestine Hays, composer
  • Hubertus AGM "Bert" Andre, Dutch actor (Turkish Fruit-Come Back)
  • Lyle Berman, American poker player
  • Ray Culp, American baseball player