What Happened on September 1, 1946

Historical Events

US Women's Golf Open

1st US Open Women's Golf, Spokane CC: Patty Berg wins inaugural Open and only one played in match play format; takes 36-hole final 5 & 4 over Betty Jameson

  • Greece votes for monarchy

Famous Birthdays

Barry GibbBarry Gibb (76 years old)

English singer-songwriter (The Bee Gees), born in Douglas, Isle of Man

  • Greg Errico, American drummer (Sly & Family Stone, 1966-71 - "Dance To The Music"; "Everyday People"; Jerry Garcia Band, 1974-84), born in San Francisco, California
  • Roh Moo-Hyun, President of South Korea
Born in 1946

About September 1, 1946

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo