July 1909 calendar

July 1909

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 1909.
The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on July 1909: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 1909?


  • 12 Jul 1909 16th Amendment approved (power to tax incomes).
  • 15 Jul 1909 Ty Cobb hits 2 inside-the-park HRs
  • 16 Jul 1909 Detroit and Washington play longest scoreless game in AL history-18 innings
  • 19 Jul 1909 Cleveland shortstop Neal Ball executes an unassisted triple play
  • 24 Jul 1909 Brooklyn Dodger Nap Rucker strikes out 16 Pittsburgh Pirates
  • 25 Jul 1909 August 2 ampndash quotTragic Weekquot: The city of Barcelona experiences a workers' uprising.
  • 27 Jul 1909 Orville Wright tests first US Army airplane, flying 1h12m.
  • 30 Jul 1909 Wright Brothers deliver 1st military plane to the army
  • 16 Jul 1909 Persian Constitutional Revolution: Mohammad Ali Shah Qajar is forced out as Shah of Persia and is replaced by his son Ahmad Shah Qajar.
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in July 1909?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Yip-I-Addy-I-Aye
  2. - Beautiful Eyes
  3. - 1812 Overture
  4. - Uncle Josh's Trip to Coney Island
  5. - Isn't Love a Grand Old Thing?


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?