On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1914

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Veeck, American MLB owner, promoter (Brewers, White Sox, Indians, St. Louis Browns), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1986)
  • Ernest Tubb, American country musician (Walking the Floor Over You), born in Crisp, Texas (d. 1984)
  • Max Manus, Norwegian resistance fighter and author who specialized in sabotage during World War II, born in Oslo (d. 1998)
  • Ralph Herman, orchestra leader (Circus Time), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin