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? 111 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus