Time Line 1909

Births

Ordinations

Religious Professions

      Consecrations

      Deaths

      Venerations

        Beatifications

        Canonizations

        Founded

            Elevations

                  Publications

                  Other Events

                  • blood grouping system developed
                  • first flight across the English Channel in a heavier-than-air craft
                  • first short wave broadcast
                  • founding of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
                  • Peary’s expedition reaches North Pole
                  • President William Howard Taft takes office
                  • Shackleton’s expedition finds the magnetic South Pole
                  1908 1910