On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1909

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestEduard Wirths

Eduard Wirths, Nazi physician (Auschwitz), born in W├╝rzburg, Germany (d. 1945)

Nazi Physician Eduard Wirths
Nazi Physician
Eduard Wirths
  • Karel Horky, Czech composer, born in Stemechy (d. 1988)

Famous Deaths

  • Clyde Fitch, American playwright, dies at 44
1909 Highlights

About September 4, 1909

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo