On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1908

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Orville Wright makes 1st 1-hr airplane flight, Fort Myer, Va

  • Russia takes part of Poland

Famous Birthdays

  • Cesare Pavese, Italian writer (La belle estate)
  • John Haeton, American bobsled (Olympic silver 1928, 48)