Historical Events In 1909
Monday, 20 May 2019
Sep 02 In the year 1909 english King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill
Sep 04 On this day in history karel Horky, composer
Sep 06 In the year 1909 john Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force)
Sep 06 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire)
Sep 07 On this day in history 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 Eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft in the year 1909.
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 On this day in history anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show)
Sep 11 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet in the year 1909.
Sep 12 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943) on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1909 herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File)
Sep 13 Ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park) on this day in history.
Sep 14 The birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist in the year 1909.
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 in the year 1909.
Sep 18 Largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det in the year 1909.
Sep 22 In the year 1909 david Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd)
Sep 23 Marianne Straub, weaver on this day in history.
Sep 25 Florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91) in the year 1909.
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 In the year 1909 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 In the year 1909 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 1st rugby match (Twickenham) in the year 1909.
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 In the year 1909 dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70
Oct 07 In the year 1909 shura Cherkassky, pianist
Oct 08 In the year 1909 bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)