Historical Events In 1909
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Mar 30 Queensboro Bridge opens, linking Manhattan & Queens on this day in history.
Mar 30 Queensboro Bridge opens, linking Manhattan and Queens on this day in history.
Mar 31 Baseball rules players who jump contracts are suspended for 5 years on this day in history.
Mar 31 Gustav Mahler conducts New York Philharmonic for his first time in the year 1909.
Mar 31 In the year 1909 pieter Jongeling, Dutch MP (GVP)/editor (Neth Daily)
Apr 01 In the year 1909 abner Biberman, Milwaukee Wisc, director/actor (Imhook-Kodiak)
Apr 02 On this day in history jean Kurt Forest, composer
Apr 03 Benjamin Johnson Lang, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1909.
Apr 05 Alberto Romero "Cubby" Broccoli, NYC, film producer (James Bond) in the year 1909.
Apr 06 In the year 1909 1st credit union forms in US
Apr 06 On this day in history commander Robert E. Peary &Matthew Henson reports reaching the North Pole
Apr 06 In the year 1909 the first credit union established in US
Apr 06 On this day in history the North Pole reached for the first time, by American Robert Peary
Apr 08 George Dixon, trumpet/sax on this day in history.
Apr 09 Charles Conder, artist, dies on this day in history.
Apr 09 On this day in history domenico Enrici, Apostolic Nuncio
Apr 09 In the year 1909 the U.S. Congress passes the Payne-Aldrich Tariff Act.
Apr 10 Algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet, dies at 72 in the year 1909.
Apr 12 Hermann Kotzchmar, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Apr 12 Philadelphia's Shibe Park (later Connie Mack Stadium) opens in the year 1909.
Apr 13 On this day in history eudora Welty, Jackson Ms, novelist (Optimist's Daughter-Pulitzer 1973)
Apr 14 In the year 1909 anglo-Persian Oil Company forms in London
Apr 15 Mien Wenneker, Dutch prince Henry's lover, weds Uncle Cornelis Abbo on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1909 herman Uyttersprot, Flemish literature historian
Apr 17 Alain Emile Louis Marie Poher, politician on this day in history.
Apr 18 Joan of Arc declared a saint in the year 1909.
Apr 19 In the year 1909 13th Boston Marathon won by Henri Renaud of NH in 2:53:36.8
Apr 20 In the year 1909 guido Alberti, literary patron/businessman
Apr 21 In the year 1909 rollo May, US, psychologist, Love & Will)
Apr 22 In the year 1909 a Kopff discovers asteroid #680 Genoveva
Apr 22 Ralph Byrd, Dayton Ohio, actor (Dick Tracy TV Show) in the year 1909.
Apr 23 On this day in history thomas Padmore, senior civil servant
Apr 24 Bernhard Grzimek, zoologist (West Germany) on this day in history.
Apr 24 Harry Hillman & Lawson Robertson run 100m 3-legged race in 11 seconds on this day in history.