What Happened on August 25, 1946

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

28th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Portland GC Portland Ore

Golfer Ben Hogan
Ben Hogan

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Ghigna (Father Goose), American poet and children's books author (Tickle Day: Poems from Father Goose), born in Bayside, New York
  • Charlie Sanders, American football player (Detroit Lions), born in Richlands, North Carolina (d. 2015)
  • Larry LaRocco, American politician (Rep-D-Idaho), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Rollie Fingers, American baseball relief pitcher (Oakland Athletics, MVP/Cy Young-1981), born in Steubenville, Ohio