What Happened on October 9, 1907

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 3rd College Football Crab Bowl Classic: Navy beats Maryland 12-0 in Annapolis

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques Tati, French director (Traffic, Playtime), born in La Pecq, France (d. 1982)
  • Klaes Karppinen, Finnish athlete, 4 X 10K relay (Olympic gold 1936), born in Iisalmi, Finland (d. 1992)
  • Quintin Hogg, British politician, Baron Hailsham of St Marylebone, born in London (d. 2001)

Famous Deaths

  • Romualdo Marenco, composer, dies at 66