Historical Events on June 12, 1939

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

43rd US Golf Open: Byron Nelson shoots a 284 at Philadelphia Cricket Club PA

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Byron Nelson
  • Baseball Hall of Fame opens in Cooperstown NY
  • Shooting begins on Paramount Pictures' Dr. Cyclops, the first horror film photographed in three-strip Technicolor.