Historical Events In 1909
Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Sep 02 On this day in history 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) in the year 1909.
Sep 06 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier in the year 1909.
Sep 07 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1909.
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 in the year 1909.
Sep 09 On this day in history jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again)
Sep 11 In the year 1909 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 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 In the year 1909 ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park)
Sep 14 On this day in history 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 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 in the year 1909.
Sep 22 David Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd) in the year 1909.
Sep 23 On this day in history marianne Straub, weaver
Sep 25 Florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91) on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1909 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 On this day in history 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61)
Sep 27 Jean Berger, composer in the year 1909.
Sep 29 Andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland) in the year 1909.
Oct 01 In the year 1909 everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer)
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 In the year 1909 dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70
Oct 07 In the year 1909 shura Cherkassky, pianist
Oct 08 In the year 1909 bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)