Historical Events In 1909
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Aug 10 Algemeene Netherland Toonkunstenars Ver (ANTV) begins in the year 1909.
Aug 10 In the year 1909 brian Easdale, composer
Aug 11 On this day in history gaston Gilbert Litaize, composer
Aug 11 In the year 1909 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 on this day in history.
Aug 13 John Beal, Joplin MO, actor (10 Who Dare, I Am the Law, Amityville 3D) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history paul Smith Callaway, composer
Aug 17 On this day in history richard Hoffman, composer, dies at 78
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 On this day in history miliza Korjus, Warsaw Poland, actress (Great Waltz)
Aug 19 In the year 1909 first race at the Indianapolis 500 Speedway
Aug 19 Indianapolis 500 race track opens on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1909 jerzy Andrzejewski, Warsaw Poland, writer (Ashes & Diamonds)
Aug 19 Rembt THPLA of Boneval Faure, lawyer/1st-Member of parliament, dies on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history albert Roberts, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 5 Tests 1932-37)
Aug 21 On this day in history c Dillon Douglas, Geneva Switz, US Secretary of Treasury (1961-65)
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 In the year 1909 workers start pouring concrete for Panama Canal
Aug 25 On this day in history arwel Hughes, composer
Aug 26 Eric Quail Davies, cricket pace bowler (5 Tests for S Africa 1935-39) in the year 1909.
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 Francis Henry Smith, librarian on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history world's first air race held in Rheims France. Glenn Curtis (USA) wins
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 on this day in history.