1909 in the United States

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1909 in the United States
Years: 1906 1907 190819091910 1911 1912

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Events from the year 1909 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

William Howard Taft, President from March 4

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

January 1: Lakeview Gusher
February 24: Hudson is founded.

April–June[edit]

July–September[edit]

October–December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

  • January 2 – Barry Goldwater, United States Senator from Arizona from 1953 till 1965 and from 1969 till 1987. (died 1998)
  • May 15 – J. Caleb Boggs, United States Senator from Delaware from 1961 till 1973. (died 1993)
  • November 20 – Alan Bible, United States Senator from Nevada from 1954 till 1974. (died 1988)

Deaths[edit]

  • January 10 – John Conness, Ireland-born United States Senator from California from 1863 till 1869. (born 1821)
  • April 21 – David Turpie, United States Senator from Indiana in 1863 and from 1887 till 1899. (born 1828)
  • April 28 – Frederick Holbrook, 27th Governor of Vermont from 1861 till 1863. (born 1813)
  • October 15 – William Lindsay, United States Senator from Kentucky from 1893 till 1901. (born 1835)
  • December 10 – Chief Red Cloud (born 1822)
  • December 20 – William Harris, United States Senator from Kansas from 1897 till 1903. (born 1841)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Theodore Roosevelt's Africa Expedition". The Library of Congress. Retrieved February 29, 2012. 

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