Historical Events Happened In 1909
Friday, 28 November 2014
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill on this day in history.
Sep 04 Karel Horky, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1909 john Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force)
Sep 06 In the year 1909 word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier
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 On this day in history eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft
Sep 09 On this day in history jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title
Sep 09 In the year 1909 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 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 On this day in history ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park)
Sep 14 The birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist on this day in history.
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 Largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det in the year 1909.
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 On this day in history hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY
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 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) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only)
Oct 06 Dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist on this day in history.
Oct 08 Bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles) in the year 1909.