Historical Events For 1909
Saturday, 25 February 2017
Sep 02 In the year 1909 english King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill
Sep 04 Karel Horky, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 John Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force) on this day in history.
Sep 06 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier on this day in history.
Sep 07 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire) in the year 1909.
Sep 07 In the year 1909 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 in the year 1909.
Sep 09 On this day in history jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title
Sep 09 Jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again) on this day in history.
Sep 11 Anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show) in the year 1909.
Sep 11 In the year 1909 max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
Sep 12 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943) in the year 1909.
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) in the year 1909.
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 In the year 1909 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 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1909 jean Berger, composer
Sep 29 Andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland) in the year 1909.
Oct 01 Everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer) on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history 1st rugby match (Twickenham)
Oct 04 In the year 1909 james B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist
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 in the year 1909.
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist in the year 1909.
Oct 08 In the year 1909 bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)