On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1909

Historical Events

  • Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition opens in Seattle

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans Vogt, Norwegian linguist (d. 1986)
  • Szymon Goldberg, Polish-American violinist, and conductor (Netherlands Chamber Orchestra)

Famous Deaths

  • Giuseppe Martucci, composer, dies at 53
1909 Highlights

About June 1, 1909

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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