On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 2001

Historical Events

  • US Senior Open Men's Golf, Salem CC: Bruce Fleischer wins his lone major title by 1 stroke from Gil Morgan and Isao Aoki of Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Nicolay G. Basov, Soviet physicist who specialized in quantum electronics (laser, maser) and 1964 Nobel laureate, dies at 78
2001 Highlights

About July 1, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer