Historical Events In 1909
Thursday, 12 December 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 on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1909 gustav Mahler conducts New York Philharmonic for his first time
Mar 31 In the year 1909 pieter Jongeling, Dutch MP (GVP)/editor (Neth Daily)
Apr 01 Abner Biberman, Milwaukee Wisc, director/actor (Imhook-Kodiak) in the year 1909.
Apr 02 In the year 1909 jean Kurt Forest, composer
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 in the year 1909.
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 Charles Conder, artist, dies in the year 1909.
Apr 09 On this day in history domenico Enrici, Apostolic Nuncio
Apr 09 On this day in history the U.S. Congress passes the Payne-Aldrich Tariff Act.
Apr 10 Algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet, dies at 72 in the year 1909.
Apr 12 Hermann Kotzchmar, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1909 philadelphia's Shibe Park (later Connie Mack Stadium) opens
Apr 13 On this day in history eudora Welty, Jackson Ms, novelist (Optimist's Daughter-Pulitzer 1973)
Apr 14 Anglo-Persian Oil Company forms in London on this day in history.
Apr 15 In the year 1909 mien Wenneker, Dutch prince Henry's lover, weds Uncle Cornelis Abbo
Apr 16 In the year 1909 herman Uyttersprot, Flemish literature historian
Apr 17 On this day in history alain Emile Louis Marie Poher, politician
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 in the year 1909.
Apr 20 In the year 1909 guido Alberti, literary patron/businessman
Apr 21 In the year 1909 rollo May, US, psychologist, Love & Will)
Apr 22 A Kopff discovers asteroid #680 Genoveva on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1909 ralph Byrd, Dayton Ohio, actor (Dick Tracy TV Show)
Apr 23 On this day in history thomas Padmore, senior civil servant
Apr 24 On this day in history bernhard Grzimek, zoologist (West Germany)
Apr 24 On this day in history harry Hillman & Lawson Robertson run 100m 3-legged race in 11 seconds