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