Historical Events In 1909
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill on this day in history.
Sep 04 Karel Horky, composer in the year 1909.
Sep 06 John Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force) in the year 1909.
Sep 06 In the year 1909 word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier
Sep 07 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire) on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1909 eugene Lefebvre (1878-1909), while test piloting a new French-built Wright biplane, crashes at Juvisy France when his controls jam. Lefebvre dies, becoming the first 'pilot' in the world to lose his life in a powered heavier-than-air craft.
Sep 07 On this day in history eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft
Sep 09 On this day in history jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title
Sep 09 In the year 1909 jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again)
Sep 11 Anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show) on this day in history.
Sep 11 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet on this day in history.
Sep 12 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943) on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File)
Sep 13 On this day in history ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park)
Sep 14 The birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist on this day in history.
Sep 15 Carlos Estrada, composer in the year 1909.
Sep 16 In the year 1909 john Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Sep 17 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London on this day in history.
Sep 18 Largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det on this day in history.
Sep 22 David Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd) in the year 1909.
Sep 23 On this day in history marianne Straub, weaver
Sep 25 Florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91) on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1909 hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY
Sep 26 On this day in history helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002)
Sep 27 On this day in history 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61)
Sep 27 In the year 1909 jean Berger, composer
Sep 29 On this day in history andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland)
Oct 01 Everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer) in the year 1909.
Oct 02 In the year 1909 1st rugby match (Twickenham)
Oct 04 In the year 1909 james B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist
Oct 06 Carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only) in the year 1909.
Oct 06 Dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70 in the year 1909.
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1909 bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)