Historical Events In 1909
Friday, 20 September 2019
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill in the year 1909.
Sep 04 In the year 1909 karel Horky, composer
Sep 06 John Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force) on this day in history.
Sep 06 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier on this day in history.
Sep 07 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1909 jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title
Sep 09 Jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again) on this day in history.
Sep 11 On this day in history anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show)
Sep 11 In the year 1909 max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
Sep 12 In the year 1909 spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943)
Sep 13 Herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File) in the year 1909.
Sep 13 In the year 1909 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 in the year 1909.
Sep 15 On this day in history carlos Estrada, composer
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal in the year 1909.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 22 David Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd) on this day in history.
Sep 23 Marianne Straub, weaver on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91)
Sep 25 In the year 1909 hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY
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 Jean Berger, composer in the year 1909.
Sep 29 Andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland) in the year 1909.
Oct 01 In the year 1909 everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer)
Oct 02 1st rugby match (Twickenham) in the year 1909.
Oct 04 In the year 1909 james B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist
Oct 06 On this day in history carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only)
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)