On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1907

Historical Events

  • Edmonton Rugby Foot-ball Club 1st game, loses to Calgary City Rugby Foot-ball Club 26-5 at Edmonton Exhibition Grounds

World's Largest Diamond Discovered

The Cullinan Diamond, the largest ever discovered, is presented to King Edward VII on his birthday

Famous Birthdays

  • Burrill Phillips, American composer (Play Ball), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1988)
  • Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia, born in Potsdam, Germany (d. 1994)
1907 Highlights

About November 9, 1907

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 114 years and 1 month
Leap Year: No

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