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This article is about the year 1909. For the number, see 1909 (number).
1909
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September
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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1870s  1880s  1890s  – 1900s –  1910s  1920s  1930s
Years: 1906 1907 190819091910 1911 1912
1909 by topic:
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1909 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1909
MCMIX
Ab urbe condita 2662
Armenian calendar 1358
ԹՎ ՌՅԾԸ
Assyrian calendar 6659
Bahá'í calendar 65–66
Bengali calendar 1316
Berber calendar 2859
British Regnal year Edw. 7 – 9 Edw. 7
Buddhist calendar 2453
Burmese calendar 1271
Byzantine calendar 7417–7418
Chinese calendar 戊申(Earth Monkey)
4605 or 4545
    — to —
己酉年 (Earth Rooster)
4606 or 4546
Coptic calendar 1625–1626
Discordian calendar 3075
Ethiopian calendar 1901–1902
Hebrew calendar 5669–5670
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1965–1966
 - Shaka Samvat 1831–1832
 - Kali Yuga 5010–5011
Holocene calendar 11909
Igbo calendar 909–910
Iranian calendar 1287–1288
Islamic calendar 1326–1327
Japanese calendar Meiji 42
(明治42年)
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4242
Minguo calendar 3 before ROC
民前3年
Thai solar calendar 2451–2452

1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter C), the 1909th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 909th year of the 2nd millennium, the 9th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1900s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1909 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

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Main articles: January 1909 and February 1909

March–April[edit]

Main articles: March 1909 and April 1909

May–June[edit]

Main articles: May 1909 and June 1909

July–August[edit]

Main articles: July 1909 and August 1909

September–October[edit]

Main articles: September 1909 and October 1909

November–December[edit]

Main articles: November 1909 and December 1909

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Magnetic South Pole". Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Magnetics Group, Ocean Bottom Magnetology Laboratory. Retrieved 2013-08-07. 
  2. ^ Radio Broadcast, April, 1924, pp. 449-455: CQD.
  3. ^ "North Pole." The Explorer's Club. Accessed 5 Feb 2014.
  4. ^ Eksteins, Modris (2000). Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. pp. 25–26. 

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UpperMichigansSource.com

UpperMichigansSource.com
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:15:00 -0700

An incredibly stormy two-week period in Ironwood culminated in a vicious early morning windstorm, probably a tornado on July 29, 1909. Buildings were unroofed, windows smashed and trees uprooted throughout the city and surrounding area. The early ...
 
Air & Space Magazine
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 09:12:50 -0700

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:56:15 -0700

Most of us will never own the most sought-after piece of sports memorabilia in the world — the Honus Wagner 1909 baseball card — but anyone who visits Carnegie can now see a 3-foot-by-4-foot replica of the card at the Carnegie Area Historical Society ...

West Virginia Public Broadcasting

West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:18:42 -0700

Coach Dyke Raese was born in Tucker County on July 27, 1909. He played all sports at Davis High School, and later coached the school's basketball team. Between 1938 and '42, he coached West Virginia University's basketball team to a 55-29 record.

Wicked Local Gloucester

Wicked Local Gloucester
Sat, 25 Jul 2015 08:45:00 -0700

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Tri City Times
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:37:30 -0700

As Almont gears up for Homecoming 2015, I thought I'd take a look back to the first Homecoming celebration held in 1909. As told in Hilda Mae Bowman's "ALMONT...The Way It Was," she writes that former residents came from all over the U.S. as well as ...

UpperMichigansSource.com

UpperMichigansSource.com
Mon, 20 Jul 2015 13:15:00 -0700

Flooding rain poured down on the Gogebic Range and other western U.P. locations from July 19-22, 1909. The first installment of the deluge “fell in sheets” and then attained “cloudburst proportions”. The second torrent descended on the water-soaked ...

The Eastsider LA

The Eastsider LA
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 07:10:45 -0700

Stunning, Restored 1909 Craftsman exudes Arts & Craft details with modern designer comforts. Enter through the front porch with clinker brick and stone piers into an elegant living room flanked by gorgeous woodwork, built-ins and a river rock fireplace ...
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