Historical Events In 1909
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Aug 10 On this day in history algemeene Netherland Toonkunstenars Ver (ANTV) begins
Aug 10 Brian Easdale, composer on this day in history.
Aug 11 Gaston Gilbert Litaize, composer in the year 1909.
Aug 11 Liner "Arapahoe" is 1st ship to use SOS distress call in the year 1909.
Aug 11 On this day in history sOS first used by an American ship, Arapahoe, off Cape Hatteras, NC
Aug 12 Maurice Heath, air marshal on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history john Beal, Joplin MO, actor (10 Who Dare, I Am the Law, Amityville 3D)
Aug 14 Len Darling, cricketer (South Australian & Test batsman of 30's) on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1909 raymond O'Malley, teacher
Aug 16 Paul Smith Callaway, composer in the year 1909.
Aug 17 Richard Hoffman, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history mayor of Tokyo Yukio Ozaki presents Washington, D.C. with 2,000 cherry trees, which President Taft decides to plant near the Potomac River.
Aug 18 On this day in history miliza Korjus, Warsaw Poland, actress (Great Waltz)
Aug 19 In the year 1909 first race at the Indianapolis 500 Speedway
Aug 19 On this day in history indianapolis 500 race track opens
Aug 19 On this day in history jerzy Andrzejewski, Warsaw Poland, writer (Ashes & Diamonds)
Aug 19 On this day in history rembt THPLA of Boneval Faure, lawyer/1st-Member of parliament, dies
Aug 20 Albert Roberts, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 5 Tests 1932-37) in the year 1909.
Aug 21 In the year 1909 c Dillon Douglas, Geneva Switz, US Secretary of Treasury (1961-65)
Aug 22 Mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants) on this day in history.
Aug 24 Ronnie Grieveson, S Afr cricket keeper/batsman (2 Tests v Eng 1939) in the year 1909.
Aug 24 In the year 1909 workers start pouring concrete for Panama Canal
Aug 25 Arwel Hughes, composer on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1909 eric Quail Davies, cricket pace bowler (5 Tests for S Africa 1935-39)
Aug 26 On this day in history frank Tarrant scores cricket 145 & 13-67 for Middlesex v Gloucs
Aug 27 In the year 1909 jack Chesbro's final Yankee game
Aug 27 Lester W "Pres" Young, US jazz saxophonist in the year 1909.
Aug 29 On this day in history aH Latham of France sets world airplane altitude record of 155 m
Aug 29 In the year 1909 emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies
Aug 29 Francis Henry Smith, librarian on this day in history.
Aug 29 World's first air race held in Rheims France. Glenn Curtis (USA) wins on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1909 barry Appleby, cartoonist
Aug 30 Burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott in the year 1909.
Aug 31 In the year 1909 a J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball