Historical Events In 1909
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Mar 30 In the year 1909 queensboro Bridge opens, linking Manhattan & Queens
Mar 30 Queensboro Bridge opens, linking Manhattan and Queens on this day in history.
Mar 31 Baseball rules players who jump contracts are suspended for 5 years in the year 1909.
Mar 31 In the year 1909 gustav Mahler conducts New York Philharmonic for his first time
Mar 31 Pieter Jongeling, Dutch MP (GVP)/editor (Neth Daily) in the year 1909.
Apr 01 On this day in history abner Biberman, Milwaukee Wisc, director/actor (Imhook-Kodiak)
Apr 02 Jean Kurt Forest, composer on this day in history.
Apr 03 Benjamin Johnson Lang, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1909.
Apr 05 Alberto Romero "Cubby" Broccoli, NYC, film producer (James Bond) in the year 1909.
Apr 06 1st credit union forms in US on this day in history.
Apr 06 Commander Robert E. Peary &Matthew Henson reports reaching the North Pole on this day in history.
Apr 06 In the year 1909 the first credit union established in US
Apr 06 On this day in history the North Pole reached for the first time, by American Robert Peary
Apr 08 On this day in history george Dixon, trumpet/sax
Apr 09 In the year 1909 charles Conder, artist, dies
Apr 09 Domenico Enrici, Apostolic Nuncio in the year 1909.
Apr 09 The U.S. Congress passes the Payne-Aldrich Tariff Act in the year 1909.
Apr 10 On this day in history algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet, dies at 72
Apr 12 On this day in history hermann Kotzchmar, composer, dies at 79
Apr 12 In the year 1909 philadelphia's Shibe Park (later Connie Mack Stadium) opens
Apr 13 In the year 1909 eudora Welty, Jackson Ms, novelist (Optimist's Daughter-Pulitzer 1973)
Apr 14 On this day in history anglo-Persian Oil Company forms in London
Apr 15 Mien Wenneker, Dutch prince Henry's lover, weds Uncle Cornelis Abbo on this day in history.
Apr 16 Herman Uyttersprot, Flemish literature historian in the year 1909.
Apr 17 Alain Emile Louis Marie Poher, politician on this day in history.
Apr 18 On this day in history joan of Arc declared a saint
Apr 19 13th Boston Marathon won by Henri Renaud of NH in 2:53:36.8 on this day in history.
Apr 20 In the year 1909 guido Alberti, literary patron/businessman
Apr 21 On this day in history rollo May, US, psychologist, Love & Will)
Apr 22 A Kopff discovers asteroid #680 Genoveva in the year 1909.
Apr 22 In the year 1909 ralph Byrd, Dayton Ohio, actor (Dick Tracy TV Show)
Apr 23 In the year 1909 thomas Padmore, senior civil servant
Apr 24 In the year 1909 bernhard Grzimek, zoologist (West Germany)
Apr 24 In the year 1909 harry Hillman & Lawson Robertson run 100m 3-legged race in 11 seconds