Historical Events In 1909
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Aug 10 In the year 1909 algemeene Netherland Toonkunstenars Ver (ANTV) begins
Aug 10 On this day in history brian Easdale, composer
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 SOS first used by an American ship, Arapahoe, off Cape Hatteras, NC in the year 1909.
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) 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 Paul Smith Callaway, composer on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1909 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 Miliza Korjus, Warsaw Poland, actress (Great Waltz) in the year 1909.
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 In the year 1909 albert Roberts, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 5 Tests 1932-37)
Aug 21 In the year 1909 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 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 Frank Tarrant scores cricket 145 & 13-67 for Middlesex v Gloucs in the year 1909.
Aug 27 Jack Chesbro's final Yankee game on this day in history.
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 in the year 1909.
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 In the year 1909 burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott.
Aug 31 A J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball on this day in history.