Historical Events In 1909
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
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 Liner "Arapahoe" is 1st ship to use SOS distress call in the year 1909.
Aug 11 SOS first used by an American ship, Arapahoe, off Cape Hatteras, NC in the year 1909.
Aug 12 Maurice Heath, air marshal in the year 1909.
Aug 13 In the year 1909 john Beal, Joplin MO, actor (10 Who Dare, I Am the Law, Amityville 3D)
Aug 14 In the year 1909 len Darling, cricketer (South Australian & Test batsman of 30's)
Aug 15 Raymond O'Malley, teacher on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1909 paul Smith Callaway, composer
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 in the year 1909.
Aug 18 In the year 1909 miliza Korjus, Warsaw Poland, actress (Great Waltz)
Aug 19 First race at the Indianapolis 500 Speedway in the year 1909.
Aug 19 On this day in history indianapolis 500 race track opens
Aug 19 Jerzy Andrzejewski, Warsaw Poland, writer (Ashes & Diamonds) in the year 1909.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1909 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1909 frank Tarrant scores cricket 145 & 13-67 for Middlesex v Gloucs
Aug 27 Jack Chesbro's final Yankee game on this day in history.
Aug 27 Lester W "Pres" Young, US jazz saxophonist on this day in history.
Aug 29 AH Latham of France sets world airplane altitude record of 155 m on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies
Aug 29 On this day in history francis Henry Smith, librarian
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 On this day in history burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott.
Aug 31 On this day in history a J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball