On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Cayatte, French filmmaker, born in Carcassonne (d. 1989)
  • M Vasalis [Margaretha Droogleever Fortuyn-Leenmans], poet (Phoenix)
  • Simone Weil, social philosopher/Resistance fighter (WWII), born in Paris, France

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Georg Herzog, composer, dies at 86
1909 Highlights

About February 3, 1909

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 112 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

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