On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Alec Templeton, Welsh pianist and composer (Concertino Lirico), born in Cardiff, Wales (d. 1963)
  • Lynette Roberts, British poet, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1995)
  • Madeleine Barot, French activist and theologian, born in Châteauroux, France (d. 1995)
1909 Highlights

About July 4, 1909

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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