Historical Events In 1909
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
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 On this day in history john Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force)
Sep 06 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier on this day in history.
Sep 07 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire) in the year 1909.
Sep 07 On this day in history 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 In the year 1909 eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft
Sep 09 Jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title in the year 1909.
Sep 09 On this day in history jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again)
Sep 11 On this day in history 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) in the year 1909.
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 In the year 1909 john Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Sep 17 On this day in history elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London
Sep 18 In the year 1909 largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det
Sep 22 In the year 1909 david Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd)
Sep 23 Marianne Straub, weaver on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91)
Sep 25 In the year 1909 hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY
Sep 26 In the year 1909 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 Jean Berger, composer in the year 1909.
Sep 29 Andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland) on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer)
Oct 02 In the year 1909 1st rugby match (Twickenham)
Oct 04 James B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist in the year 1909.
Oct 06 In the year 1909 carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only)
Oct 06 Dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70 in the year 1909.
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist in the year 1909.
Oct 08 Bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles) on this day in history.