Historical Events For 1909
Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1909 karel Horky, composer
Sep 06 On this day in history john Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force)
Sep 06 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier in the year 1909.
Sep 07 In the year 1909 elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire)
Sep 07 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again)
Sep 11 On this day in history anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show)
Sep 11 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet on this day in history.
Sep 12 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943) in the year 1909.
Sep 13 In the year 1909 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 The birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist on this day in history.
Sep 15 Carlos Estrada, composer on this day in history.
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal in the year 1909.
Sep 17 On this day in history elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London
Sep 18 Largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det on this day in history.
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) in the year 1909.
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) in the year 1909.
Sep 27 On this day in history 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61)
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 On this day in history everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer)
Oct 02 1st rugby match (Twickenham) in the year 1909.
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 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) on this day in history.