Historical Events In 1909
Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Sep 02 English King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill on this day in history.
Sep 04 Karel Horky, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 John Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force) in the year 1909.
Sep 06 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier on this day in history.
Sep 07 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire) in the year 1909.
Sep 07 On this day in history eugene Lefebvre (1878-1909), while test piloting a new French-built Wright biplane, crashes at Juvisy France when his controls jam. Lefebvre dies, becoming the first 'pilot' in the world to lose his life in a powered heavier-than-air craft.
Sep 07 Eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft in the year 1909.
Sep 09 On this day in history jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title
Sep 09 Jane Baxter, [Feodora Forde], Bremen Germany, actress (We Live Again) in the year 1909.
Sep 11 In the year 1909 anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show)
Sep 11 On this day in history max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
Sep 12 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943) in the year 1909.
Sep 13 Herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File) in the year 1909.
Sep 13 In the year 1909 ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park)
Sep 14 The birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist on this day in history.
Sep 15 In the year 1909 carlos Estrada, composer
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal on this day in history.
Sep 17 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London on this day in history.
Sep 18 In the year 1909 largest paid baseball attendance (35,409), A's beat Tigers, 2-0 in Det
Sep 22 David Riesman, US sociologist (Lonely Crowd) in the year 1909.
Sep 23 In the year 1909 marianne Straub, weaver
Sep 25 Florizel A Glasspole, governor-gen of Jamaica (1973-91) in the year 1909.
Sep 25 Hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY on this day in history.
Sep 26 Helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002) in the year 1909.
Sep 27 In the year 1909 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61)
Sep 27 In the year 1909 jean Berger, composer
Sep 29 Andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland) in the year 1909.
Oct 01 Everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer) on this day in history.
Oct 02 1st rugby match (Twickenham) in the year 1909.
Oct 04 James B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist in the year 1909.
Oct 06 On this day in history carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only)
Oct 06 Dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1909 shura Cherkassky, pianist
Oct 08 In the year 1909 bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)