On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1909

Historical Events

  • 13th Boston Marathon won by Henri Renaud in 2:53:36.8
  • A convention with Turkey recognizes Bulgarian independence

BeatificationBeatification

Joan of Arc receives beatification by the Roman Catholic Church

French Soldier and National Heroine Joan of Arc
French Soldier and National Heroine
Joan of Arc

1909 Highlights

About April 19, 1909

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries