Historical Events In 1909
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Sep 02 In the year 1909 english King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill
Sep 04 Karel Horky, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 John Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force) in the year 1909.
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 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 in the year 1909.
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 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1909 spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943)
Sep 13 On this day in history herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File)
Sep 13 In the year 1909 ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park)
Sep 14 On this day in history the birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist
Sep 15 Carlos Estrada, composer on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history john Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal
Sep 17 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London in the year 1909.
Sep 18 In the year 1909 largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det
Sep 22 David Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd) in the year 1909.
Sep 23 In the year 1909 marianne Straub, weaver
Sep 25 In the year 1909 florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91)
Sep 25 In the year 1909 hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY
Sep 26 In the year 1909 helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002)
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 On this day in history 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) in the year 1909.
Oct 02 1st rugby match (Twickenham) on this day in history.
Oct 04 James B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist on this day in history.
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 Bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles) on this day in history.