Historical Events Happened In 1909
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Sep 02 In the year 1909 english King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill
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 in the year 1909.
Sep 07 In the year 1909 elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire)
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 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 Jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again) on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show)
Sep 11 In the year 1909 max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
Sep 12 On this day in history spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943)
Sep 13 Herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File) in the year 1909.
Sep 13 Ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park) on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1909 the birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist
Sep 15 Carlos Estrada, composer on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history john Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal
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 In the year 1909 david Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd)
Sep 23 Marianne Straub, weaver on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1909 florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91)
Sep 25 Hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY in the year 1909.
Sep 26 In the year 1909 helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002)
Sep 27 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61) on this day in history.
Sep 27 Jean Berger, composer on this day in history.
Sep 29 Andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer) in the year 1909.
Oct 02 1st rugby match (Twickenham) in the year 1909.
Oct 04 In the year 1909 james B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist
Oct 06 In the year 1909 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 In the year 1909 shura Cherkassky, pianist
Oct 08 Bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles) on this day in history.