Historical Events In 1909
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Apr 25 On this day in history jaroslav Doubrava, composer
Apr 26 Richard Howorth, cricketer (English all-rounder, three county doubles) in the year 1909.
Apr 27 On this day in history muriel C Bradbrook, English writer (That Infidel Place)
Apr 27 Sultan of Turkey Abdul Hamid II is overthrown in the year 1909.
Apr 29 On this day in history daniel Raphael Mayer, journalist/resistance leader
Apr 30 In the year 1909 juliana, Queen of Netherlands (1948-80)
Apr 30 In the year 1909 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 on this day in history.
May 02 Honus Wagner steals his way around bases in 1st inning against Cubs in the year 1909.
May 03 35th Kentucky Derby: Vincent Powers on Wintergreen wins in 2:08.2 in the year 1909.
May 04 On this day in history howard Da Silva, [Silverblatt], Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776)
May 05 Miklos Radnoti, writer on this day in history.
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 Edwin H Land, inventor (instant photography (Polaroid)) on this day in history.
May 08 Albert Raines runs world record marathon (2:46:04.6) on this day in history.
May 08 Friedrich von Holstein, German diplomat, dies on this day in history.
May 10 Harold Francis Collison, trade Unionist on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history johannes de Koo, journalist/playwright, dies
May 10 Winchester's Fred Toney no-hits Lexington for 17 inning in the year 1909.
May 11 Herbert Murrill, composer in the year 1909.
May 12 In the year 1909 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 On this day in history vladimir Alatortsev, USSR, International Chess Master (1950)
May 15 In the year 1909 james Mason, England, actor (Lolita, Bloodline, Boys From Brazil)
May 15 In the year 1909 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 White firemen on Georgia RR strike to protest hiring blacks in the year 1909.
May 18 Fred Perry, English tennis star/commentator (Wimbledon, 1934-36) in the year 1909.