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