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.
1995 Ansett New Zealand Flight 703 crashes into the Tararua Range during approach to Palmerston North Airport on the North Island of New Zealand, killing four.
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 Nguyễn Cao Kỳ.
1965 Vietnam War: The Viet Cong commences combat with the Army of the Republic of Vietnam in the Battle of Đồng 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 Joseph N. Welch, special counsel for the United States Army, lashes out at Senator Joseph McCarthy during the Army–McCarthy hearings, 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.
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.
1922 Åland's Regional Assembly convened for its first plenary session in Mariehamn, Åland;[1] today, the day is celebrated as Self-Government Day of Åland.
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 of cholera in a British prison.
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: The Battle of Brandy Station in Virginia, the largest cavalry battle on American soil, ends Confederate cavalry dominance in the eastern theater.
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.
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'Étaples.
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 The Athenian coup succeeds, forming a short-lived oligarchy.
68 Nero dies by suicide after quoting Vergil's Aeneid, 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
1944 Janric Craig, 3rd Viscount Craigavon, English accountant and politician
1930 Jordi Pujol, Spanish physician and politician, 126th President of the Generalitat de Catalunya
1918 John Hospers, American philosopher and politician (d. 2011)
1956 Patricia Cornwell, American journalist and author
1885 Felicjan Sławoj Składkowski, Polish general and politician, 27th Prime Minister of Poland (d. 1962)
1879 Harry DeBaecke, American rower (d. 1961)
1922 John Gillespie Magee Jr., Anglo-American pilot and poet (d. 1941)
1891 Cole Porter, American composer and songwriter (d. 1964)
1938 Jeremy Hardie, English economist and businessman
1672 Peter the Great, Russian emperor (d. 1725)
Famous People Deaths On June 9

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Date Name
2013 Iain Banks, Scottish author (b. 1954)
1717 Jeanne Guyon, French mystic and author (b. 1648)
1979 Cyclone Taylor, Canadian ice hockey player and civil servant (b. 1884)
1961 Camille Guérin, French veterinarian, bacteriologist and immunologist (b. 1872)
1981 Allen Ludden, American game show host (b. 1917)
908 Yang Wo, Prince of Hongnong
1974 Miguel Ángel Asturias, Guatemalan journalist, author, and poet, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1899)
1991 Claudio Arrau, Chilean-American pianist and educator (b. 1903)
1923 Princess Helena of the United Kingdom (b. 1846)
1834 William Carey, English minister and missionary (b. 1761)