On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1913

Historical Events

  • Russian pilot Pyotr Nesterov becomes the first pilot to fly a loop, doing so in his Nieuport IV monoplane; he is arrested for ten days for endangering government property

Famous Deaths

  • Count Paul J Smet de Naeyer, Belgian politician, dies
1913 Highlights

About September 9, 1913

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo