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What Happened on November 9th This Day in History

Year Name
2016 Donald Trump is declared the winner of the US Presidential Election.
2012 A train carrying liquid fuel crashes and bursts into flames in northern Myanmar, killing 27 people and injuring 80 others.
2012 At least 27 people are killed and dozens are wounded in conflicts between inmates and guards at Welikada prison in Colombo.
2007 The German Bundestag passes the controversial data retention bill mandating storage of citizens' telecommunications traffic data for six months without probable cause.
2005 The Venus Express mission of the European Space Agency is launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
2005 Suicide bombers attack three hotels in Amman, Jordan, killing at least 60 people.
1999 TAESA Flight 725 crashes after takeoff from Uruapan International Airport in Uruapan, Michoacán, Mexico, killing all 18 people on board.
1998 A U.S. federal judge, in the largest civil settlement in American history, orders 37 U.S. brokerage houses to pay US$1.03 billion to cheated NASDAQ investors to compensate for price fixing.
1998 Capital punishment in the United Kingdom, already abolished for murder, is completely abolished for all remaining capital offences.
1994 The chemical element darmstadtium is discovered.
1993 Stari Most, the "old bridge" in the Bosnian city of Mostar, built in 1566, collapses after several days of bombing by Croat forces during the Croat-Bosniak War.
1989 Cold War: Fall of the Berlin Wall: East Germany opens checkpoints in the Berlin Wall, allowing its citizens to travel to West Berlin.
1985 Garry Kasparov, 22, of the Soviet Union becomes the youngest World Chess Champion by beating fellow Soviet Anatoly Karpov.
1982 the original broadcast of TV series The Young Ones (TV series)
1979 Cold War: Nuclear false alarm: The NORAD computers and the Alternate National Military Command Center in Fort Ritchie, Maryland detected purported massive Soviet nuclear strike. After reviewing the raw data from satellites and checking the early-warning radars, the alert is cancelled.
1970 Vietnam War: The Supreme Court of the United States votes 6-3 against hearing a case to allow Massachusetts to enforce its law granting residents the right to refuse military service in an undeclared war.
1967 Apollo program: NASA launches the unmanned Apollo 4 test spacecraft atop the first Saturn V rocket from Cape Kennedy, Florida.
1967 The first issue of Rolling Stone magazine is published.
1965 Several U.S. states and parts of Canada are hit by a series of blackouts lasting up to 13 hours in the Northeast blackout of 1965.
1965 A Catholic Worker Movement member, Roger Allen LaPorte, protesting against the Vietnam War, sets himself on fire in front of the United Nations building.
1963 At Miike coal mine, Miike, Japan, an explosion kills 458, and hospitalises 839 with carbon monoxide poisoning.
1960 Robert McNamara is named president of Ford Motor Company, the first non-Ford to serve in that post. A month later, he resigned to join the administration of newly elected John F. Kennedy.
1953 Cambodia gains independence from France.
1940 Warsaw is awarded the Virtuti Militari.
1938 The Nazi German diplomat Ernst vom Rath dies from gunshot wounds by Herschel Grynszpan, an act which the Nazis used as an excuse to instigate the 1938 national pogrom, also known as Kristallnacht.
1937 Second Sino-Japanese War: The Chinese Army withdraws from the Battle of Shanghai.
1935 The Congress of Industrial Organizations is founded in Atlantic City, New Jersey, by eight trade unions belonging to the American Federation of Labor.
1923 In Munich, Germany, police and government troops crush the Beer Hall Putsch in Bavaria. The failed coup is the work of the Nazis.
1918 Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany abdicates after the German Revolution, and Germany is proclaimed a Republic.
1914 SMS Emden is sunk by HMAS Sydney in the Battle of Cocos.
1913 The Great Lakes Storm of 1913, the most destructive natural disaster ever to hit the lakes, destroys 19 ships and kills more than 250 people.
1907 The Cullinan Diamond is presented to King Edward VII on his birthday.
1906 Theodore Roosevelt is the first sitting President of the United States to make an official trip outside the country. He did so to inspect progress on the Panama Canal.
1888 The mutilated body of Mary Jane Kelly, believed to be the final victim of Jack the Ripper, is discovered in Spitalfields, London, England.
1887 The United States receives rights to Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
1883 The 90th Winnipeg Battalion of Rifles, (later the Royal Winnipeg Rifles) of the Canadian Armed Forces is founded.
1872 The Great Boston Fire of 1872.
1867 Tokugawa shogunate hands power back to the Emperor of Japan, starting the Meiji Restoration.
1862 American Civil War: Union General Ambrose Burnside assumes command of the Army of the Potomac, after George B. McClellan is removed.
1861 The first documented football match in Canada is played at University College, Toronto.
1851 Kentucky marshals abduct abolitionist minister Calvin Fairbank from Jeffersonville, Indiana, and take him to Kentucky to stand trial for helping a slave escape.
1799 Napoleon Bonaparte leads the Coup of 18 Brumaire ending the Directory government, and becoming First Consul of the successor (Consulate Government).
1791 Foundation of the Dublin Society of United Irishmen.
1780 American Revolutionary War: In the Battle of Fishdam Ford a force of British and Loyalist troops fail in a surprise attack against the South Carolina Patriot militia under Brigadier General Thomas Sumter.
1729 Spain, France and Great Britain sign the Treaty of Seville.
1720 The synagogue of Judah HeHasid is burned down by Arab creditors, leading to the expulsion of the Ashkenazim from Jerusalem.
1697 Pope Innocent XII founds the city of Cervia.
1688 Glorious Revolution: William of Orange captures Exeter.
1620 Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower sight land at Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
1520 More than 50 people are sentenced and executed in the Stockholm Bloodbath
1456 Ulrich II, Count of Celje, last ruler of the County of Cilli, is assassinated in Belgrade.
1330 At the Battle of Posada, Basarab I of Wallachia defeats the Hungarian army of Charles I Robert.
1313 Louis the Bavarian defeats his cousin Frederick I of Austria at the Battle of Gammelsdorf.
1277 Treaty of Aberconwy brings to an end the first of the Welsh Wars.
694 At the Seventeenth Council of Toledo, Egica, a king of the Visigoths of Hispania, accuses Jews of aiding Muslims, sentencing all Jews to slavery.
Famous People Born on November 9

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Year Name
1877 Enrico De Nicola, Italian journalist, lawyer, and politician, 1st President of the Italian Republic (d. 1959)
1936 Mikhail Tal, Latvian-Russian chess player and author (d. 1992)
1973 Zisis Vryzas, Greek footballer and coach
1961 Jill Dando, English journalist (d. 1999)
1955 Fernando Meirelles, Brazilian director, producer, and screenwriter
1945 Moeletsi Mbeki, South African economist and academic
1972 Corin Tucker, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
1918 Thomas Ferebee, American colonel (d. 2000)
1522 Martin Chemnitz, German astrologer and theologian (d. 1586)
1902 Anthony Asquith, English director and screenwriter (d. 1968)
Famous People Deaths On November 9

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Date Name
1993 Ross Andru, American illustrator (b. 1925)
1880 Edwin Drake, American businessman (b. 1819)
1208 Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon (b. 1154)
2006 Ellen Willis, American journalist and activist (b. 1941)
1992 Charles Fraser-Smith, English missionary and author (b. 1904)
1456 Ulrich II, Count of Celje (b. 1406)
2004 Iris Chang, American historian, journalist, and author (b. 1968)
1953 Louise DeKoven Bowen, American philanthropist and activist (b. 1859)
2014 Saud bin Muhammed Al Thani, Qatari prince (b. 1966)
1997 Carl Gustav Hempel, German philosopher from the Vienna and the Berlin Circle (b. 1905)