On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • French Capt Alfred Dreyfus sentenced on unjust grounds

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis Cheslock, composer
  • Neil Hamilton, American actor (The White Rose, When Strangers Marry, Batman), born in Lynn, Massachusetts (d. 1984)
  • Waite Hoyt, American baseball player (d. 1984)