Historical Events In 1909
Monday, 28 September 2020
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 on this day in history.
Aug 12 Maurice Heath, air marshal on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1909 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) on this day in history.
Aug 15 Raymond O'Malley, teacher in the year 1909.
Aug 16 In the year 1909 paul Smith Callaway, composer
Aug 17 Richard Hoffman, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
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 Miliza Korjus, Warsaw Poland, actress (Great Waltz) on this day in history.
Aug 19 First race at the Indianapolis 500 Speedway on this day in history.
Aug 19 Indianapolis 500 race track opens on this day in history.
Aug 19 Jerzy Andrzejewski, Warsaw Poland, writer (Ashes & Diamonds) on this day in history.
Aug 19 Rembt THPLA of Boneval Faure, lawyer/1st-Member of parliament, dies on this day in history.
Aug 20 Albert Roberts, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 5 Tests 1932-37) in the year 1909.
Aug 21 C Dillon Douglas, Geneva Switz, US Secretary of Treasury (1961-65) on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants)
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 Arwel Hughes, composer on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history eric Quail Davies, cricket pace bowler (5 Tests for S Africa 1935-39)
Aug 26 In the year 1909 frank Tarrant scores cricket 145 & 13-67 for Middlesex v Gloucs
Aug 27 On this day in history jack Chesbro's final Yankee game
Aug 27 In the year 1909 lester W "Pres" Young, US jazz saxophonist
Aug 29 On this day in history aH Latham of France sets world airplane altitude record of 155 m
Aug 29 On this day in history emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies
Aug 29 In the year 1909 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 on this day in history.
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.