Historical Events Happened In 1909
Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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 In the year 1909 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 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 On this day in history eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft
Sep 09 On this day in history jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title
Sep 09 In the year 1909 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 On this day in history 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 The birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist in the year 1909.
Sep 15 Carlos Estrada, composer on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history john Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Sep 17 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London on this day in history.
Sep 18 Largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det on this day in history.
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 Florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91) on this day in history.
Sep 25 Hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY in the year 1909.
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) in the year 1909.
Sep 27 In the year 1909 jean Berger, composer
Sep 29 Andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer) in the year 1909.
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 Carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only) in the year 1909.
Oct 06 On this day in history dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70
Oct 07 On this day in history shura Cherkassky, pianist
Oct 08 On this day in history bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)