Historical Events In 1909
Friday, 22 November 2019
Aug 10 In the year 1909 algemeene Netherland Toonkunstenars Ver (ANTV) begins
Aug 10 Brian Easdale, composer in the year 1909.
Aug 11 Gaston Gilbert Litaize, composer on this day in history.
Aug 11 Liner "Arapahoe" is 1st ship to use SOS distress call on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1909 sOS first used by an American ship, Arapahoe, off Cape Hatteras, NC
Aug 12 Maurice Heath, air marshal in the year 1909.
Aug 13 John Beal, Joplin MO, actor (10 Who Dare, I Am the Law, Amityville 3D) on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history len Darling, cricketer (South Australian & Test batsman of 30's)
Aug 15 Raymond O'Malley, teacher on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history paul Smith Callaway, composer
Aug 17 In the year 1909 richard Hoffman, composer, dies at 78
Aug 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history miliza Korjus, Warsaw Poland, actress (Great Waltz)
Aug 19 First race at the Indianapolis 500 Speedway in the year 1909.
Aug 19 In the year 1909 indianapolis 500 race track opens
Aug 19 In the year 1909 jerzy Andrzejewski, Warsaw Poland, writer (Ashes & Diamonds)
Aug 19 In the year 1909 rembt THPLA of Boneval Faure, lawyer/1st-Member of parliament, dies
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 On this day in history mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants)
Aug 24 Ronnie Grieveson, S Afr cricket keeper/batsman (2 Tests v Eng 1939) on this day in history.
Aug 24 Workers start pouring concrete for Panama Canal on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1909 arwel Hughes, composer
Aug 26 In the year 1909 eric Quail Davies, cricket pace bowler (5 Tests for S Africa 1935-39)
Aug 26 On this day in history frank Tarrant scores cricket 145 & 13-67 for Middlesex v Gloucs
Aug 27 In the year 1909 jack Chesbro's final Yankee game
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 on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1909 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 in the year 1909.
Aug 30 In the year 1909 barry Appleby, cartoonist
Aug 30 Burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott in the year 1909.
Aug 31 A J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball in the year 1909.