On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Jack Johnson fights Al Kaufman to no decision in 10 for boxing title

Famous Birthdays

  • Jane Baxter [Fedora Kathleen Alice Forde], German actress (We Live Again), born in Bremen, Germany (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Henry Harriman, American railroad entrepreneur (b. 1848)