June 23, 1922 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

Sport awardGolf Major

British Open Golf, Royal St George's GC: Walter Hagen becomes first American-born winner of the Open Championship, 1 stroke ahead of runners-up Jim Barnes and George Duncan

Golfer Walter Hagen
Walter Hagen
Pioneering Golfer Jim Barnes
Pioneering Golfer
Jim Barnes

Birthdays in Sport

  • Hal Laycoe, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1998)
  • Leonard Dorfman, horse trainer