What Happened on October 9, 1906

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • 13th earl of Stair, English lt-colonel/large landowner
  • Janis Ivanovs, composer
  • Léopold Sédar Senghor, Senegalese poet and politician (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Glidden, American inventor (barbed wire) and businessman, dies at 93