Historical Events For 1909
Monday, 24 July 2017
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill in the year 1909.
Sep 04 Karel Horky, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 John Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force) in the year 1909.
Sep 06 On this day in history word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier
Sep 07 In the year 1909 elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire)
Sep 07 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 on this day in history.
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 Jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again) in the year 1909.
Sep 11 Anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show) on this day in history.
Sep 11 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet on this day in history.
Sep 12 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943) on this day in history.
Sep 13 Herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1909 carlos Estrada, composer
Sep 16 On this day in history john Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Sep 17 In the year 1909 elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London
Sep 18 On this day in history largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det
Sep 22 On this day in history david Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd)
Sep 23 On this day in history marianne Straub, weaver
Sep 25 In the year 1909 florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91)
Sep 25 On this day in history hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY
Sep 26 Helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002) in the year 1909.
Sep 27 In the year 1909 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61)
Sep 27 Jean Berger, composer on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history 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 1st rugby match (Twickenham) in the year 1909.
Oct 04 James B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist in the year 1909.
Oct 06 Carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only) in the year 1909.
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.