Historical Events Happened In 1909
Sunday, 07 February 2016
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history karel Horky, composer
Sep 06 In the year 1909 john Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force)
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 Eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft in the year 1909.
Sep 09 Jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again)
Sep 11 Anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show) in the year 1909.
Sep 11 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1909 spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943)
Sep 13 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history david Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd)
Sep 23 In the year 1909 marianne Straub, weaver
Sep 25 In the year 1909 florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91)
Sep 25 Hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY on this day in history.
Sep 26 Helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002) on this day in history.
Sep 27 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61) in the year 1909.
Sep 27 On this day in history jean Berger, composer
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) in the year 1909.
Oct 02 In the year 1909 1st rugby match (Twickenham)
Oct 04 James B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist on this day in history.
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 On this day in history shura Cherkassky, pianist
Oct 08 Bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles) in the year 1909.