Historical Events In 1909
Thursday, 19 May 2022
Aug 10 Algemeene Netherland Toonkunstenars Ver (ANTV) begins in the year 1909.
Aug 10 Brian Easdale, composer in the year 1909.
Aug 11 In the year 1909 gaston Gilbert Litaize, composer
Aug 11 In the year 1909 liner "Arapahoe" is 1st ship to use SOS distress call
Aug 11 On this day in history sOS first used by an American ship, Arapahoe, off Cape Hatteras, NC
Aug 12 On this day in history maurice Heath, air marshal
Aug 13 John Beal, Joplin MO, actor (10 Who Dare, I Am the Law, Amityville 3D) in the year 1909.
Aug 14 On this day in history len Darling, cricketer (South Australian & Test batsman of 30's)
Aug 15 On this day in history raymond O'Malley, teacher
Aug 16 Paul Smith Callaway, composer in the year 1909.
Aug 17 On this day in history richard Hoffman, composer, dies at 78
Aug 18 Mayor of Tokyo Yukio Ozaki presents Washington, D.C. with 2,000 cherry trees, which President Taft decides to plant near the Potomac River on this day in history.
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 Rembt THPLA of Boneval Faure, lawyer/1st-Member of parliament, dies on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1909 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 In the year 1909 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 Workers start pouring concrete for Panama Canal in the year 1909.
Aug 25 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies on this day in history.
Aug 29 Francis Henry Smith, librarian on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1909 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 on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history a J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball