Historical Events Happened In 1909
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
Sep 02 In the year 1909 english King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill
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 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire) in the year 1909.
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 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 Jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again) on this day in history.
Sep 11 In the year 1909 anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show)
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 In the year 1909 ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park)
Sep 14 In the year 1909 the birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist
Sep 15 In the year 1909 carlos Estrada, composer
Sep 16 In the year 1909 john Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Sep 17 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London in the year 1909.
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 In the year 1909 florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91)
Sep 25 Hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY in the year 1909.
Sep 26 On this day in history helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002)
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 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1909 james B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist
Oct 06 Carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only) on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1909 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)