Historical Events In 1909
Monday, 16 September 2019
Aug 10 In the year 1909 algemeene Netherland Toonkunstenars Ver (ANTV) begins
Aug 10 On this day in history brian Easdale, composer
Aug 11 Gaston Gilbert Litaize, composer on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history raymond O'Malley, teacher
Aug 16 Paul Smith Callaway, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1909 miliza Korjus, Warsaw Poland, actress (Great Waltz)
Aug 19 First race at the Indianapolis 500 Speedway on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history 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 in the year 1909.
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) in the year 1909.
Aug 24 On this day in history 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 in the year 1909.
Aug 26 In the year 1909 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history aH Latham of France sets world airplane altitude record of 155 m
Aug 29 In the year 1909 emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies
Aug 29 Francis Henry Smith, librarian in the year 1909.
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 on this day in history.