Historical Events In 1909
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Sep 02 On this day in history english King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill
Sep 04 Karel Horky, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1909 john Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force)
Sep 06 Word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier in the year 1909.
Sep 07 In the year 1909 elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire)
Sep 07 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 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Eugene Lefebvre, dies test piloting a Wright A aircraft on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1909 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 Anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show) in the year 1909.
Sep 11 Max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet in the year 1909.
Sep 12 Spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943) on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File)
Sep 13 On this day in history 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 Carlos Estrada, composer on this day in history.
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal on this day in history.
Sep 17 Elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London in the year 1909.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history hudson-Fulton Celebration opens in NY
Sep 26 Helen Giuliani, mother of Rudy (Mayor-R-NYC, 1994-2002) in the year 1909.
Sep 27 29th US Mens Tennis: W A Larned beats W J Clothier (61 62 57 16 61) in the year 1909.
Sep 27 On this day in history 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 In the year 1909 james B Pritchard, US, theologist/archaeologist
Oct 06 Carol Lombard, Ft Wayne IN, actress (My Man Godfrey, In Name Only) in the year 1909.
Oct 06 In the year 1909 dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)