What Happened on December 21, 1909

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st junior high school established (Berkeley California)
  • Clyde Fitch' "City" premieres in NYC
  • Unitversity of Copenhagen rejects American Explorer Frederick A Cook's claim that he was 1st to North Pole

Famous Birthdays

  • George Ball, Iowa, lawyer/undersecretary of state
  • Seicho Matsumoto, Japanese mystery writer and journalist (d. 1992)