Historical Events In 1909
Friday, 18 January 2019
Apr 25 On this day in history jaroslav Doubrava, composer
Apr 26 Richard Howorth, cricketer (English all-rounder, three county doubles) on this day in history.
Apr 27 Muriel C Bradbrook, English writer (That Infidel Place) in the year 1909.
Apr 27 Sultan of Turkey Abdul Hamid II is overthrown in the year 1909.
Apr 29 In the year 1909 daniel Raphael Mayer, journalist/resistance leader
Apr 30 Juliana, Queen of Netherlands (1948-80) in the year 1909.
Apr 30 On this day in history the birth of Queen Juliana Of Holland
May 01 On this day in history ethel Jane Cain, original UK Speaking Clock voice
May 01 Netherlands begins unity with Belgium on this day in history.
May 01 Prohibition goes into effect in Ontario in the year 1909.
May 02 Honus Wagner steals his way around bases in 1st inning against Cubs in the year 1909.
May 03 In the year 1909 35th Kentucky Derby: Vincent Powers on Wintergreen wins in 2:08.2
May 04 Howard Da Silva, [Silverblatt], Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776) in the year 1909.
May 05 On this day in history miklos Radnoti, writer
May 05 In the year 1909 pauline Staegeman, German feminist, dies
May 06 In the year 1909 great White Fleet anchors in San Francisco
May 07 In the year 1909 construction begins on first 100 houses in Ahuzat Bayit (Tel Aviv)
May 07 On this day in history edwin H Land, inventor (instant photography (Polaroid))
May 08 In the year 1909 albert Raines runs world record marathon (2:46:04.6)
May 08 Friedrich von Holstein, German diplomat, dies in the year 1909.
May 10 On this day in history harold Francis Collison, trade Unionist
May 10 In the year 1909 johannes de Koo, journalist/playwright, dies
May 10 Winchester's Fred Toney no-hits Lexington for 17 inning in the year 1909.
May 11 On this day in history herbert Murrill, composer
May 12 On this day in history 34th Preakness: Willie Doyle aboard Effendi wins in 1:39.8
May 13 Christian National Labor Workers (CNV) party begins in Netherlands on this day in history.
May 14 Vladimir Alatortsev, USSR, International Chess Master (1950) in the year 1909.
May 15 James Mason, England, actor (Lolita, Bloodline, Boys From Brazil) on this day in history.
May 15 On this day in history the birth of James Mason, British actor
May 16 Charles Wislon, principal (Glasgow University) on this day in history.
May 16 In North Dakota a 5.5 quake occurred, the largest historical earthquake in the state on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history edward Playfair, British senior civil servant
May 17 On this day in history white firemen on Georgia RR strike to protest hiring blacks
May 18 Fred Perry, English tennis star/commentator (Wimbledon, 1934-36) on this day in history.