Historical Events on June 9, Special Events on This Day

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What Happened on June 9th This Day in History

Year Name
2010 At least 40 people are killed and more than 70 wounded in a suicide bombing at a wedding party in Arghandab, Kandahar.
2009 An explosion kills 17 people and injures at least 46 at a hotel in Peshawar, Pakistan.
2008 Two bombs explode at a train station near Algiers, Algeria, killing at least 13 people.
1999 Kosovo War: The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and NATO sign a peace treaty.
1979 The Ghost Train fire at Luna Park Sydney, Australia, kills seven.
1978 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints opens its priesthood to "all worthy men", ending a 148-year-old policy of excluding black men.
1973 In horse racing, Secretariat wins the U.S. Triple Crown.
1972 Severe rainfall causes a dam in the Black Hills of South Dakota to burst, creating a flood that kills 238 people and causes $160 million in damage.
1968 U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson declares a national day of mourning following the assassination of Senator Robert F. Kennedy.
1967 Six-Day War: Israel captures the Golan Heights from Syria.
1965 The civilian Prime Minister of South Vietnam, Phan Huy Quát, resigns after being unable to work with a junta led by Nguyỿn Cao Kỳ.
1965 Vietnam War: The Viet Cong commences combat with the Army of the Republic of Vietnam in the Battle of Đỿng Xoài, one of the largest battles in the war.
1959 The USS George Washington is launched. It is the first nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine.
1957 First ascent of Broad Peak by Fritz Wintersteller, Marcus Schmuck, Kurt Diemberger, and Hermann Buhl.
1954 McCarthyism: Joseph Welch, special counsel for the United States Army, lashes out at Senator Joseph McCarthy during hearings on whether Communism has infiltrated the Army giving McCarthy the famous rebuke, "You've done enough. Have you no sense of decency, sir, at long last? Have you left no sense of decency?"
1953 The Flint-Worcester tornado outbreak sequence kills 94 people in Massachusetts.
1948 Foundation of the International Council on Archives under the auspices of the UNESCO.
1944 World War II: Ninety-nine civilians are hanged from lampposts and balconies by German troops in Tulle, France, in reprisal for maquisards attacks.
1944 World War II: The Soviet Union invades East Karelia and the previously Finnish part of Karelia, occupied by Finland since 1941.
1934 Donald Duck makes his debut in The Wise Little Hen.
1930 A Chicago Tribune reporter, Jake Lingle, is killed during rush hour at the Illinois Central train station by Leo Vincent Brothers, allegedly over a $100,000 gambling debt owed to Al Capone.
1928 Charles Kingsford Smith completes the first trans-Pacific flight in a Fokker Trimotor monoplane, the Southern Cross.
1923 Bulgaria's military takes over the government in a coup.
1915 William Jennings Bryan resigns as Woodrow Wilson's Secretary of State over a disagreement regarding the United States' handling of the sinking of the RMS Lusitania.
1900 Indian nationalist Birsa Munda dies in a British prison of cholera.
1885 Treaty of Tientsin is signed to end the Sino-French War, with China eventually giving up Tonkin and Annam - most of present-day Vietnam - to France.
1863 American Civil War: Battle of Brandy Station, Virginia.
1862 American Civil War: Stonewall Jackson concludes his successful Shenandoah Valley Campaign with a victory in the Battle of Port Republic; his tactics during the campaign are now studied by militaries around the world.
1856 Five hundred Mormons leave Iowa City, Iowa for the Mormon Trail.
1815 End of the Congress of Vienna: The new European political situation is set.
1798 Irish Rebellion of 1798: Battles of Arklow and Saintfield.
1772 The British schooner Gaspee is burned in Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island.
1762 British forces begin the Siege of Havana and capture the city during the Seven Years' War.
1732 James Oglethorpe is granted a royal charter for the colony of the future U.S. state of Georgia.
1667 Second Anglo-Dutch War: The Raid on the Medway by the Dutch fleet begins. It lasts for five days and results in the worst ever defeat of the Royal Navy.
1534 Jacques Cartier is the first European to describe and map the Saint Lawrence River.
1523 The Parisian Faculty of Theology fines Simon de Colines for publishing the Biblical commentary Commentarii initiatorii in quatuor Evangelia by Jacques Lefèvre d'ÿtaples.
1311 Duccio's Maestà, a seminal artwork of the early Italian Renaissance, is unveiled and installed in Siena Cathedral in Siena, Italy.
747 Abbasid Revolution: Abu Muslim Khorasani begins an open revolt against Umayyad rule, which is carried out under the sign of the Black Standard.
721 Odo of Aquitaine defeats the Moors in the Battle of Toulouse.
411 BC The Athenian coup succeeds, forming a short-lived oligarchy.
68 Nero commits suicide, after quoting Homer's Iliad, thus ending the Julio-Claudian dynasty and starting the civil war known as the Year of the Four Emperors.
53 The Roman emperor Nero marries Claudia Octavia.
Famous People Born on June 9

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Year Name
1959 Peter Fowler, Australian golfer
1974 Samoth, Norwegian singer-songwriter and guitarist
1943 John Fitzpatrick, English race car driver
1938 Charles Wuorinen, American composer and educator
1845 Frank Norton, American baseball player (d. 1920)
1954 Pete Byrne, English singer-songwriter (Naked Eyes)
1971 Jean Galfione, French pole vaulter and sportscaster
1978 Matt Bellamy, English singer, musician and songwriter (Muse)
1956 John Le Lievre, British squash player
1979 Dario Dainelli, Italian footballer
Famous People Deaths On June 9

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Date Name
1956 Chandrashekhar Agashe, Indian industrialist and lawyer (b. 1888)
1959 Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus, German chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1876)
2012 Ivan Minatti, Slovene poet and translator (b. 1924)
1892 William Grant Stairs, Canadian-English captain and explorer (b. 1863)
1716 Banda Singh Bahadur, Indian commander (b. 1670)
889 Aimoin, Frankish monk and archivist
1656 Thomas Tomkins, Welsh-English composer (b. 1572)
1981 Allen Ludden, American game show host (b. 1917)
1717 Jeanne Guyon, French mystic and author (b. 1648)
2018 Fadil Vokrri, Kosovo Albanian football administrator and player (b. 1960)