Historical Events Happened In 1909
Friday, 24 October 2014
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill in the year 1909.
Sep 04 Karel Horky, composer in the year 1909.
Sep 06 In the year 1909 john Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force)
Sep 06 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier in the year 1909.
Sep 07 In the year 1909 elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire)
Sep 07 In the year 1909 eugene Lefebvre (1878-1909), while test piloting a new French-built Wright biplane, crashes at Juvisy France when his controls jam. Lefebvre dies, becoming the first 'pilot' in the world to lose his life in a powered heavier-than-air craft.
Sep 07 Eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft on this day in history.
Sep 09 Jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title in the year 1909.
Sep 09 In the year 1909 jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again)
Sep 11 In the year 1909 anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show)
Sep 11 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet in the year 1909.
Sep 12 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943) on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1909 herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File)
Sep 13 Ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park) on this day in history.
Sep 14 The birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist in the year 1909.
Sep 15 Carlos Estrada, composer in the year 1909.
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal in the year 1909.
Sep 17 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London on this day in history.
Sep 18 Largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det on this day in history.
Sep 22 David Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd) in the year 1909.
Sep 23 In the year 1909 marianne Straub, weaver
Sep 25 On this day in history florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91)
Sep 25 On this day in history hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY
Sep 26 On this day in history helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002)
Sep 27 On this day in history 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61)
Sep 27 On this day in history jean Berger, composer
Sep 29 In the year 1909 andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland)
Oct 01 Everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer) on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history 1st rugby match (Twickenham)
Oct 04 James B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist on this day in history.
Oct 06 On this day in history carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only)
Oct 06 In the year 1909 dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist in the year 1909.
Oct 08 Bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles) on this day in history.