On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1901

Famous Birthdays

  • Carol Dempster, American actress, born in Duluth, Minnesota (d. 1991)
  • Jean Mermoz, French pilot, born in Aubenton, Aisne, France (d. 1936)
  • Ödön von Horváth, Hungarian writer (A Child of Our Time), born in Sušak, Rijeka, Austria-Hungary (d. 1938)
1901 Highlights

About December 9, 1901

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius