Historical Events In 1909
Sunday, 07 March 2021
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 On this day in history john Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force)
Sep 06 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1909 eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft
Sep 09 In the year 1909 jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title
Sep 09 On this day in history jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again)
Sep 11 In the year 1909 anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show)
Sep 11 In the year 1909 max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
Sep 12 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943) on this day in history.
Sep 13 Herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File) in the year 1909.
Sep 13 Ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park) in the year 1909.
Sep 14 The birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history carlos Estrada, composer
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal on this day in history.
Sep 17 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London in the year 1909.
Sep 18 On this day in history largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det
Sep 22 On this day in history david Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd)
Sep 23 On this day in history marianne Straub, weaver
Sep 25 Florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91) in the year 1909.
Sep 25 Hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY on this day in history.
Sep 26 Helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002) on this day in history.
Sep 27 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61) on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1909 jean Berger, composer
Sep 29 Andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer) on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history 1st rugby match (Twickenham)
Oct 04 James B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist in the year 1909.
Oct 06 On this day in history carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only)
Oct 06 On this day in history dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist in the year 1909.
Oct 08 In the year 1909 bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)