On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1909

Historical Events

  • 1st US monoplane flown (Henry W Walden, Long Island, NY)

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas Fairbanks Jr, American actor and decorated naval officer (Ghost Story), born in NYC, New York (d. 2000)
1909 Highlights

About December 9, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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