Historical Events In 1909
Friday, 03 July 2020
Jun 08 In the year 1909 maria M van de Berg, actress (It was April 1st)
Jun 09 In the year 1909 alice Huyler Ramsey, a 22-year-old housewife and mother from Hackensack, New Jersey, becomes the first woman to drive across the United States. With three female companions, none of whom could drive a car, in fifty-nine days she drove a Maxwell automobile the 3,800 miles from Manhattan, New York, to San Francisco, California.
Jun 09 On this day in history jose Luis Lopez Aranguren, philosopher
Jun 10 A Morse Code SOS signal is transmitted for the first time in an emergency as the Cunard liner SS Slavonia is wrecked off the Azores on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1909 erwin Dressel, composer
Jun 10 On this day in history sOS signal used as an emergency call for the first time
Jun 12 In the year 1909 "Shine On, Harvest Moon" by Ada Jones & Billy Murray hits #1
Jun 12 In the year 1909 archie Bleyer, Corona NY, orch leader (Arthur Godfrey)
Jun 14 On this day in history burl Ives, Hunt Ill, folk singer/actor (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof)
Jun 15 In the year 1909 representatives from England, Australia and South Africa meet at Lord's and form the Imperial Cricket Conference.
Jun 16 In the year 1909 1st US airplane sold commercially, by Glenn Curtiss for $5,000
Jun 16 The first US airplane sold commercially, by Glenn Curtiss for $5,000 in the year 1909.
Jun 16 On this day in history willi Boskovsky, Austria, conductor (new years concert)
Jun 17 On this day in history a Kopff discovers asteroid #682 Hagar
Jun 18 Learmont Drysdale, composer, dies at 42 in the year 1909.
Jun 18 Nannie Burroughs forms national training School for Women on this day in history.
Jun 19 Edwin Gerschefski, composer in the year 1909.
Jun 20 In the year 1909 1st balloon honeymoon (Roger Burham & Eleanor Waring)
Jun 20 Cecil Marley, cricketer (Jamaican batsman 1928-1946, WICBC pres) on this day in history.
Jun 20 The birth of Errol Flynn, Australian born Hollywood film actor on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1909 kurt Schwaen, composer
Jun 22 In the year 1909 detlev [Freiherr Friedrich A von] Liliencron, German poet, dies at 65
Jun 22 On this day in history katherine Dunham, dancer/choreographer (Casbah, Stormy Weather)
Jun 23 In the year 1909 confessional parties win Dutch parliamentary elections
Jun 24 15th US Golf Open: George Sargent shoots a 290 at Englewood GC NJ in the year 1909.
Jun 24 On this day in history milton Katims, NYC, conductor/violist (WOR-NYC)
Jun 25 Daniel Fuchs, US writer (Summer in Williamsburg) in the year 1909.
Jun 25 George Sargent wins US Open golf tournament in the year 1909.
Jun 26 "Col Tom" Parker, [Dries Van Kruijk], Neth, rock mgr (Elvis Presley) on this day in history.
Jun 26 In the year 1909 23rd US Womens Tennis: H Hotchkiss beats Maud Barger-Wallach (60 61)
Jun 27 In the year 1909 23rd US Womens Tennis: Hazel H Wightman beats M Barger-Wallach (60 61)
Jun 27 Gianandrea Gavazzeni, composer in the year 1909.
Jun 28 In the year 1909 1st French air show, Concours d'Avation opens
Jun 28 On this day in history arnold Shaw, composer