On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1909

Historical Events


Music releaseTheater Premiere

Gerhart Hauptmann's play "Griselda" premieres in Vienna

Dramatist, Author and Nobel Laureate Gerhart Hauptmann
Dramatist, Author and Nobel Laureate
Gerhart Hauptmann

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Clark, music promoter/songwriter
  • Obafemi Awolowo, Nigerian statesman and nationalist, born in Ikenne, British Nigeria (d. 1987)
1909 Highlights

About March 6, 1909

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces