1909

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1909 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1909
MCMIX
Ab urbe condita 2662
Armenian calendar 1358
ԹՎ ՌՅԾԸ
Assyrian calendar 6659
Bahá'í calendar 65–66
Balinese saka calendar 1830–1831
Bengali calendar 1316
Berber calendar 2859
British Regnal year 8  Edw. 7   9  Edw. 7
Buddhist calendar 2453
Burmese calendar 1271
Byzantine calendar 7417–7418
Chinese calendar 戊申(Earth  Monkey)
4605 or 4545
     to 
己酉年 (Earth  Rooster)
4606 or 4546
Coptic calendar 1625–1626
Discordian calendar 3075
Ethiopian calendar 1901–1902
Hebrew calendar 5669–5670
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1965–1966
 - Shaka Samvat 1830–1831
 - Kali Yuga 5009–5010
Holocene calendar 11909
Igbo calendar 909–910
Iranian calendar 1287–1288
Islamic calendar 1326–1327
Japanese calendar Meiji 42
(明治42年)
Javanese calendar 1838–1839
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4242
Minguo calendar 3 before ROC
民前3年
Nanakshahi calendar 441
Thai solar calendar 2451–2452
Tibetan calendar 阳土猴年
(male Earth-Monkey)
2035 or 1654 or 882
     to 
阴土鸡年
(female Earth-Rooster)
2036 or 1655 or 883

1909 ( MCMIX ) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar  and a common year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar , the 1909th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 909th year of the 2nd millennium , the 9th year of the 20th century , and the 10th and last year of the 1900s decade. As of the start of 1909, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Contents

Events

JanuaryFebruary

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William Taft 27th President of the United States

MarchApril

MayJune

JulyAugust

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July 25: Louis Blériot crosses the English Channel

SeptemberOctober

NovemberDecember

Undated

Births

January

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Dana Andrews
Barry Goldwater Barry Goldwater photo1962.jpg
Barry Goldwater
Victor Borge Victor-Borge.jpg
Victor Borge
Ann Sothern Ann Sothern 1960.JPG
Ann Sothern
U Thant U Thant (1963).jpg
U Thant

February

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Dean Rusk
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Miep Gies

March

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Héctor José Cámpora

April

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Juliana of the Netherlands

May

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Margaret Sullavan
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Adolfo López Mateos
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Benny Goodman

June

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Errol Flynn

July

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Andrei Gromyko

August

September

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Elia Kazan

October

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Piotr Jaroszewicz
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Francis Bacon

November

December

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Douglas Fairbanks Jr.

Date unknown

Deaths

January

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Saint Arnold Janssen
A. C. Swinburne Picture of Algernon C. Swinburne.jpg
A. C. Swinburne

February

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Geronimo

March

April

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Miguel Angel Juarez Celman

May

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Saint Alexis Toth

June

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Afonso Pena

July

August

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Saint Mary McKillop

September

October

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Ito Hirobumi

November

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Renée Vivien

December

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King Leopold II of Belgium

Date unknown

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Martha Foster Crawford

Nobel Prizes

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References

  1. Morris, Charles (1909). Finding the North Pole. W. E. Scull. pp. 448–49.
  2. "The Magnetic South Pole". Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Magnetics Group, Ocean Bottom Magnetology Laboratory. Retrieved 2013-08-07.
  3. "CQD" Radio Broadcast, April, 1924, pp. 449-455.
  4. "North Pole." The Explorer's Club. Accessed 5 Feb 2014.
  5. Eksteins, Modris (2000). Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. pp. 25–26.
  6. "1909-1910 Season - Description, pictures, highlights and more | Historical Website of the Montreal Canadiens". ourhistory.canadiens.com. Retrieved 2018-07-13.
  7. South African Power Flying Association - 1910 to 1920 - Early Flying in South Africa Archived August 20, 2015, at the Wayback Machine (Accessed on 26 November 2016)

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