On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1961

Historical Events

Golf Tournament

61st US Golf Amateur Championship won by Jack Nicklaus aged 21

Famous Birthdays

Dan Marino

Dan Marino, American College, Pro Football Halls of Fame quarterback (Miami Dolphins, 9-time Pro Bowl), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

1961 Highlights

About September 15, 1961

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 60 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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