Historical Events In 1909
Friday, 10 April 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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history maurice Heath, air marshal
Aug 13 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history first race at the Indianapolis 500 Speedway
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 on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history albert Roberts, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 5 Tests 1932-37)
Aug 21 C Dillon Douglas, Geneva Switz, US Secretary of Treasury (1961-65) on this day in history.
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 Arwel Hughes, composer on this day in history.
Aug 26 Eric Quail Davies, cricket pace bowler (5 Tests for S Africa 1935-39) in the year 1909.
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 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 In the year 1909 emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies
Aug 29 In the year 1909 francis Henry Smith, librarian
Aug 29 In the year 1909 world's first air race held in Rheims France. Glenn Curtis (USA) wins
Aug 30 Barry Appleby, cartoonist in the year 1909.
Aug 30 On this day in history burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott.
Aug 31 In the year 1909 a J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball