Events in Sport in June 1901

  • Jun 2 Benjamin Adams arrested for playing golf on Sunday (NY)
  • Jun 6 British Open Golf, Muirfield: James Braid wins first of 5 Open titles, by 3 strokes from Harry Vardon
  • Jun 9 NY Giants get record 31 hits to beat Cincinnati Reds 25-13
  • Jun 14 1st golf championship is played
  • Jun 15 7th US Golf Open: Willie Anderson shoots a 331 at Myopia Hunt Club MA
  • Jun 29 15th U.S. Women's National Championship: Elisabeth Moore beats Myrtle McAteer (6-4, 3-6, 7-5, 2-6, 6-2)