On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1909

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President William Howard Taft sets aside some 3 million acres of oil-rich public land (including Teapot Dome, Wyoming) for conservation purposes

27th US President William Howard Taft
27th US President
William Howard Taft

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Berger [Arthur Schlo├čberg], German-born American composer, born in Hamm, Germany (d. 2002)
1909 Highlights

About September 27, 1909

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 112 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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