What Happened on September 25, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Major

4th US Women's Open Golf Championship won by Louise Suggs

Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs
  • Despite 71 injuries, Yankees have been in 1st place all season until Red Sox move into a tie for 1st place

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Evangelist Billy Graham begins his "Los Angeles Crusade" in a circus tent erected in a parking lot

Evangelist Billy Graham
Evangelist
Billy Graham

Famous Birthdays

  • Anson Williams, American actor (Potsie-Happy Days), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Inshan Ali, West Indian cricketer (big-spinning WI chinaman bowler 1971-77), born in Preysal, Trinidad and Tobago (d. 1995)
  • Jerry Costello, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois), born in East St. Louis, Illinois
  • Mimi Kennedy, American actress (Spencer, 3 girls 3, Under 1 Roof), born in Rochester, New York
  • Pedro Almodovar, Spanish filmmaker (Women the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Matador), born in Calzada de Calatrava, Spain