Historical Events In October - 09
Monday, 25 September 2023
1914 Edward Andrews, Griffin GA, actor (Tea & Sympathy, Glass Bottom Boat) on this day in history.
1915 Woodrow Wilson becomes 1st pres to attend a world series game (World Series #12) on October - 09.
1915 Belgrade Serbia, surrenders to Central leaders on this day in history.
1915 On October - 09 clifford M. Hardin, United States Secretary of Agriculture
1915 On October - 09 constant A M Cap, Flemish poet/etcher, dies at 73
1916 Babe Ruth begins 29 2/3 scoreless World Series innings on October - 09.
1917 On this day in history kusuo Kitamura, Japan, 1500m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1932)
1917 Hussain Kamil, sultan of Egypt (1914-17), dies at 63 on October - 09.
1918 E Howard Hunt, Hamburg NY, involved in Watergate break-in on October - 09.
1918 On October - 09 michail V Alekseyev, Russian general (WW I), murdered at 60
1919 On October - 09 rezso Sugar, composer
1920 1st World Series game in Cleveland, Indians win 2-1 on this day in history.
1920 On this day in history jens Bjorneboe, Norway, poet/writer (Dikt, Jonas)
1921 Babe Ruth's 1st WS homer; only Sunday game ever pitched by Carl Mays on this day in history.
1922 On this day in history fyvush Finkel, actor (Middle Ages, Picket Fences)
1923 On this day in history donald Sinden, England, actor (Doctor at Large, Mogambo, Simba)
1924 On this day in history robert A Rushworth, Madison Maine, test pilot (X-15)
1925 Robert Finch, actor (Academy Theater) on October - 09.
1926 Dutch Queen Wilhelmina opens Royal Colonial Institution on October - 09.
1926 Daniele Delorme, [Gabrielle Girard], Paris, actress (Pardon My Affair) on this day in history.
1927 Ivan Metropolitan Ioann Snychev, Russion Orthodox Priest on this day in history.
1928 On October - 09 marcel Pagnol's "Topaz," premieres in Paris
1928 On October - 09 einojuhani Rautavaara, Helsinki Finland, composer (Kaivos)
1929 On this day in history g Kaufman & R Lardner's musical "June Moon," premieres in NYC
1930 The first transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls on October - 09.
1930 On October - 09 1st transcontinental flight by a woman completed, Laura Ingalls
1930 David Rounds, Bronxville NY, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill) on this day in history.
1931 On this day in history tony Booth, British actor and father of Cherie Blair
1933 On this day in history bill Tidy, English cartoonist (Fosdyke Saga)
1934 King Alexander of Yugoslavia, by Georgief, a Croatian terrorist on this day in history.
1934 St Louis Cards beat Detroit Tigers, 4 games to 3 in 31st World Series on October - 09.
1934 J-Louis-F Barthou, French writer/premier/foreign minister, murdered on October - 09.
1936 Generators at Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) begin transmitting electricity to Los Angeles on October - 09.
1936 Hoover Dam begins transmitting electricity to LA on October - 09.