Historical Events In 1909
Monday, 27 May 2019
Aug 10 On this day in history algemeene Netherland Toonkunstenars Ver (ANTV) begins
Aug 10 Brian Easdale, composer on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history gaston Gilbert Litaize, composer
Aug 11 On this day in history liner "Arapahoe" is 1st ship to use SOS distress call
Aug 11 SOS first used by an American ship, Arapahoe, off Cape Hatteras, NC in the year 1909.
Aug 12 Maurice Heath, air marshal in the year 1909.
Aug 13 On this day in history john Beal, Joplin MO, actor (10 Who Dare, I Am the Law, Amityville 3D)
Aug 14 Len Darling, cricketer (South Australian & Test batsman of 30's) in the year 1909.
Aug 15 In the year 1909 raymond O'Malley, teacher
Aug 16 Paul Smith Callaway, composer on this day in history.
Aug 17 Richard Hoffman, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1909.
Aug 18 In the year 1909 mayor of Tokyo Yukio Ozaki presents Washington, D.C. with 2,000 cherry trees, which President Taft decides to plant near the Potomac River.
Aug 18 In the year 1909 miliza Korjus, Warsaw Poland, actress (Great Waltz)
Aug 19 On this day in history first race at the Indianapolis 500 Speedway
Aug 19 Indianapolis 500 race track opens on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history jerzy Andrzejewski, Warsaw Poland, writer (Ashes & Diamonds)
Aug 19 Rembt THPLA of Boneval Faure, lawyer/1st-Member of parliament, dies in the year 1909.
Aug 20 Albert Roberts, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 5 Tests 1932-37) on this day in history.
Aug 21 C Dillon Douglas, Geneva Switz, US Secretary of Treasury (1961-65) in the year 1909.
Aug 22 Mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants) on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1909 ronnie Grieveson, S Afr cricket keeper/batsman (2 Tests v Eng 1939)
Aug 24 On this day in history workers start pouring concrete for Panama Canal
Aug 25 In the year 1909 arwel Hughes, composer
Aug 26 On this day in history eric Quail Davies, cricket pace bowler (5 Tests for S Africa 1935-39)
Aug 26 Frank Tarrant scores cricket 145 & 13-67 for Middlesex v Gloucs in the year 1909.
Aug 27 Jack Chesbro's final Yankee game in the year 1909.
Aug 27 In the year 1909 lester W "Pres" Young, US jazz saxophonist
Aug 29 AH Latham of France sets world airplane altitude record of 155 m in the year 1909.
Aug 29 On this day in history emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies
Aug 29 On this day in history francis Henry Smith, librarian
Aug 29 World's first air race held in Rheims France. Glenn Curtis (USA) wins on this day in history.
Aug 30 Barry Appleby, cartoonist in the year 1909.
Aug 30 In the year 1909 burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott.
Aug 31 A J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball in the year 1909.