What Happened on June 7, 1909

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Industrial Exposition opens

Film & TV History

Mary Pickford makes her screen debut at the age of 16

Famous Birthdays

Jessica TandyJessica Tandy (1909-1994)

British actress (Birds, Cocoon, Batteries Not Included), born in London, England

  • Peter W. Rodino, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from New Jersey (1949-89), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2005)
  • Virginia Apgar, American physician and childbirth specialist, born in Westfield, New Jersey (d. 1974)
1909 Highlights

About June 7, 1909

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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