Historical Events In 1909
Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Aug 10 In the year 1909 algemeene Netherland Toonkunstenars Ver (ANTV) begins
Aug 10 On this day in history brian Easdale, composer
Aug 11 In the year 1909 gaston Gilbert Litaize, composer
Aug 11 In the year 1909 liner "Arapahoe" is 1st ship to use SOS distress call
Aug 11 SOS first used by an American ship, Arapahoe, off Cape Hatteras, NC on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1909 maurice Heath, air marshal
Aug 13 In the year 1909 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 Raymond O'Malley, teacher on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history paul Smith Callaway, composer
Aug 17 On this day in history richard Hoffman, composer, dies at 78
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 In the year 1909 miliza Korjus, Warsaw Poland, actress (Great Waltz)
Aug 19 First race at the Indianapolis 500 Speedway in the year 1909.
Aug 19 In the year 1909 indianapolis 500 race track opens
Aug 19 Jerzy Andrzejewski, Warsaw Poland, writer (Ashes & Diamonds) on this day in history.
Aug 19 Rembt THPLA of Boneval Faure, lawyer/1st-Member of parliament, dies on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history albert Roberts, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 5 Tests 1932-37)
Aug 21 C Dillon Douglas, Geneva Switz, US Secretary of Treasury (1961-65) in the year 1909.
Aug 22 Mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants) on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history ronnie Grieveson, S Afr cricket keeper/batsman (2 Tests v Eng 1939)
Aug 24 Workers start pouring concrete for Panama Canal on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1909 arwel Hughes, composer
Aug 26 In the year 1909 eric Quail Davies, cricket pace bowler (5 Tests for S Africa 1935-39)
Aug 26 Frank Tarrant scores cricket 145 & 13-67 for Middlesex v Gloucs in the year 1909.
Aug 27 Jack Chesbro's final Yankee game in the year 1909.
Aug 27 Lester W "Pres" Young, US jazz saxophonist in the year 1909.
Aug 29 AH Latham of France sets world airplane altitude record of 155 m on this day in history.
Aug 29 Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1909 francis Henry Smith, librarian
Aug 29 World's first air race held in Rheims France. Glenn Curtis (USA) wins in the year 1909.
Aug 30 Barry Appleby, cartoonist on this day in history.
Aug 30 Burgess Shale fossils discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history a J Reach Co patents cork-centered baseball