What Happened on October 9, 1908

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Hooton, Australian poet, born in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England (d. 1961)
  • Jim Folsom, American politician (Alabama-Gov, 1947-51, 1955-59), born in Coffee County, Alabama (d. 1987)
  • Lee Wiley, American jazz singer (Night in Manhattan), born in Fort Gibson, Oklahoma (d. 1975)