On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1909

Historical Events

  • 1st credit union forms in US

Event of interestEvent of Interest

North Pole reached by Americans Robert Peary & Matthew Henson

Arctic Explorer Robert Peary
Arctic Explorer
Robert Peary

Famous Birthdays

  • Hermann Lang, German race car driver (d. 1987)
  • William M. Branham, American evangelist (d. 1965)
1909 Highlights

About April 6, 1909

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries