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This article is about the year 1909. For the number, see 1909 (number).
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)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4242
Minguo calendar 3 before ROC
民前3年
Thai solar calendar 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 between 1583 and 1929 and with Julian Value: 1909 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

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Main articles: January 1909 and February 1909

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Main articles: March 1909 and April 1909

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Main articles: May 1909 and June 1909

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Main articles: July 1909 and August 1909

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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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The Courier-Journal is recapping Derby winners in reverse order heading into the 141st Kentucky Derby on May 2. Today: The 35th winner, Wintergreen (1909). Beer baron Jerome Respess' favored Wingergreen led all the way under jockey Vincent Powers ...
 
Politico
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:03:45 -0800

On this day in 1909, senators moved into their new ornate office building on Capitol Hill. Newspapers assailed the event with such derogatory headlines as “New Building Fitted Up Regardless of Expense.” Work on the $5 million building — some $250 ...

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Sat, 07 Mar 2015 12:42:37 -0800

Per the Listing: "Trophy landmark with tax savings (Mills Act)! Rare intact 1909 Arts & Crafts home, L. A. Historic Cultural Monument No. 1044. This spacious, sophisticated residence is in move-in condition after a substantial restoration and updating.

Chapelboro.com

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Sun, 08 Mar 2015 16:56:23 -0700

My wife recently gave me a book titled Outlines of Industrial Chemistry that was published in 1909. It provides a fascinating look at the state of science, technology, the economy, and everyday life from 106 years ago. The book includes an extensive ...
 
Artforum
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 07:26:15 -0700

This Swiss artist, graphic designer, and illustrator Hans Erni died last Saturday, reports the AP Press in Berlin via The Guardian. Born in Lucerne in 1909, Erni studied art in Paris and Berlin and was strongly influenced then by Pablo Picasso and ...
 
NewsOK.com
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 22:03:45 -0700

The Archivist: In 1909, a convention was being held in Guthrie to complete the organization of what would become U.S. 77 in Oklahoma, according to reports in The Oklahoman Archives. By Mary Phillips, For The Oklahoman • Published: March 9, 2015.

Albany Times Union (blog)

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Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:56:15 -0800

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