On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Abner Biberman, American director and actor (His Girl Friday, The Leopard Man), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 1977)
  • Eddy Duchin, American jazz pianist and bandleader (Eddy Duchin Orchestra), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts (d. 1951)
1909 Highlights

About April 1, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries