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

Person of interestClyde Fitch

Clyde Fitch, American playwright, dies at 44

Playwright Clyde Fitch
Clyde Fitch

1909 Highlights

About September 4, 1909

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo