What Happened on December 9, 1907

Historical Events

  • First Christmas Seals sold (Wilmington, Delaware, post office)

Music History

Gustav Mahler departs Vienna for America

Famous Birthdays

  • Fried Walter [Schmidt], German light music and operetta composer, born in Ottendorf-Okrilla, Germany (d. 1996)
  • Noel Walton Bott, British engineer (father of wave energy), (d. 1996)
1907 Highlights

About December 9, 1907

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius