On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1909

Historical Events

  • First Rugby Union match is played at the English RFU owned Twickenham ground; Harlequins beat Richmond, 14-10

Famous Weddings

Eugene O'Neill

American Playwright Eugene O'Neill (20) marries 1st wife Kathleen Jenkins

Playwright Eugene O'Neill
Eugene O'Neill
1909 Highlights

About October 2, 1909

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 112 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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