Historical Events Happened In 1909
Thursday, 03 September 2015
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1909 max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
Sep 12 On this day in history spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943)
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) 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 in the year 1909.
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal on this day in history.
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 David Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd) in the year 1909.
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 On this day in history 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) 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 Everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer) in the year 1909.
Oct 02 On this day in history 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 in the year 1909.
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist in the year 1909.
Oct 08 On this day in history bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)