Historical Events Happened In 1909
Sunday, 26 June 2016
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill on this day in history.
Sep 04 Karel Horky, composer in the year 1909.
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 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 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft on this day in history.
Sep 09 Jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
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 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 in the year 1909.
Sep 15 On this day in history carlos Estrada, composer
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal in the year 1909.
Sep 17 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London in the year 1909.
Sep 18 On this day in history largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det
Sep 22 On this day in history david Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd)
Sep 23 Marianne Straub, weaver in the year 1909.
Sep 25 On this day in history 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) in the year 1909.
Sep 27 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61) in the year 1909.
Sep 27 In the year 1909 jean Berger, composer
Sep 29 In the year 1909 andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland)
Oct 01 In the year 1909 everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer)
Oct 02 1st rugby match (Twickenham) on this day in history.
Oct 04 James B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist in the year 1909.
Oct 06 In the year 1909 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 on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)