Historical Events For 1909
Tuesday, 06 December 2016
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 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1909 jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title
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) on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1909 max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
Sep 12 In the year 1909 spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943)
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 Carlos Estrada, composer in the year 1909.
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal on this day in history.
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 in the year 1909.
Sep 22 In the year 1909 david Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd)
Sep 23 Marianne Straub, weaver on this day in history.
Sep 25 Florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91) on this day in history.
Sep 25 Hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY in the year 1909.
Sep 26 Helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002) in the year 1909.
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 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) in the year 1909.
Oct 02 1st rugby match (Twickenham) on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 06 Dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70 in the year 1909.
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)