On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1909

Historical Events

  • Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Dora Boothby earns her only Wimbledon title with a 6-4, 4-6, 8-6 win over Agnes Morton

Famous Birthdays

  • Hermann Bengtson, German historian (Greeks Ancient Times), born in Ratzeburg, Germany (d. 1989)
1909 Highlights

About July 2, 1909

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer