Historical Events In 1909
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Sep 02 On this day in history english King Edward VII signs South Africa Bill
Sep 04 In the year 1909 karel Horky, composer
Sep 06 On this day in history john Ridgely, Chicago IL, actor (Northern Pursuit, Air Force)
Sep 06 On this day in history word received, Adm Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier
Sep 07 Elia Kazan, Constaninople Turkey, director (Streetcar Named Desire) on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1909 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 on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 11 Anne Seymour, Engld, actress (Gemini Affair, Empire, Tim Conway Show) in the year 1909.
Sep 11 In the year 1909 max Wolf rediscovers Halley's comet
Sep 12 In the year 1909 spud Chandler, baseball player (AL MVP 1943)
Sep 13 Herbert Berghof, Vienna Austria, actor (Belarus File) in the year 1909.
Sep 13 Ty Cobb clinches AL HR title with his 9th HR (all inside-the-park) in the year 1909.
Sep 14 In the year 1909 the birth of Peter Scott, British naturalist and artist
Sep 15 On this day in history carlos Estrada, composer
Sep 16 John Megaw, British Lord Justice of Appeal in the year 1909.
Sep 17 In the year 1909 elizabeth Wilkinson, professor German University College London
Sep 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1909.
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 Jean Berger, composer on this day in history.
Sep 29 Andrew Herron, Moderator (General Assembly of Church of Scotland) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Everett Sloane, NYC, actor (Patsy, Citizen Kane, Enforcer) on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1909 1st rugby match (Twickenham)
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 On this day in history dudley Buck, US organist/composer, dies at 70
Oct 07 Shura Cherkassky, pianist in the year 1909.
Oct 08 On this day in history bill Hewitt, NFL end (Chicago Bears, Phila Eagles)