On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Da Silva [Silverblatt], American actor (1776, The Lost Weekend, The Blue Dahlia), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1986)
  • Jeroom Verten [Jozef Frans Vermetten], Flemish playwright, born in Berchem, Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1958)
1909 Highlights

About May 4, 1909

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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