June 9th | What Happened Today in History | Historical Events on This Day

In this article, we are providing Worldwide June 9th Events and June 9th Famous Birthdays of Important Personalities. You can also get information about Historical facts of the day June 9th  in the areas like military, Politics, Science, Music, Sports, Arts, Entertainment, Births and Deaths and more information in this article. Many people want to know What is special about today. The Interesting Historical Facts that occurred around the world are mentioned. You can also find What happened in Today in History on June 9 in this article. This day in History important events are mentioned in below table.

Also see – June 8th in History & June 10th in History

June 9th in history
June 9th in history

 What Happened Today in History on June 9?

June 9 | This Day In History

1064 To Ferdinand the King of Castile, Coimbra, Portugal fell.
1534 The person who became the first to sail into the river was Jacques Cartier. He named Saint Lawrence.
1790 1790 – “Philadelphia Spelling Book” is copyrighted by John Barry. It was the first American book to be copyrighted.
1860 For sale for a dime, The Ms. Ann Stevens book “Malaeska, the Indian Wife of the White Hunter” was offered. It was the first published “dime novel.”
1861 In Union hospitals, Mary Ann “Mother” Bickerdyke began working.
1923 By the military, Bulgaria’s government was overthrown.
1931 A rocket-fueled aircraft design was patented by Robert H. Goddard.
1934 In the Silly Symphonies cartoon “The Wise Little Hen,” Donald Duck made his debut.
1940 During World War II, Norway surrendered to the Nazis.
1943 The U.S. Congress authorized the withholding tax on payrolls.
1945 Japan would fight to the last rather than accept unconditional surrender is declared by Japanese Premier Kantaro Suzuki.
1946 The first manager who became to be ejected from a doubleheader (both games) was Mel Ott (with the New York Giants).
1959 The USS George Washington, was launched. It is the first ballistic missile carrying submarine.
1965 Michel Jazy broke the record set by Peter Snell in 1964. He ran the mile in 3 minutes, 53.6 seconds.
1973 By 31 lengths, Secretariat won the 105th Belmont Stakes and ran the fastest 1 1/2 miles on dirt at 2:24.
1978 A 148-year-old policy of excluding black men from the Mormon priesthood was struck down by Leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1980 By a “free-base” mixture that exploded, Richard Pryor was severely burned. He was hospitalized more than two months.
1985 An American educator, Thomas Sutherland was kidnapped in Lebanon. He was not released until November 1991.
1986 A report on the Challenger disaster was released by The Rogers Commission. The spacecraft blew up as a result of a failure in a solid rocket booster joint was explained in the report.
1999 Over Kosovo, NATO and Yugoslavia signed a peace agreement.
2000 2000 -A border security agreement was signed by Canada and the United States.The agreement called for the establishment of a border-enforcement team.
2000 – To repeal gift and estate taxes, The U.S. House of Representatives voted. The bill called for the taxes to be phased out over 10 years.
2001 The first person who became National Hockey League (NHL) player to win three Conn Smythe Trophies was Patrick Roy (Colorado Avalanche). The award is given to the playoffs Most Valuable Player.
2011 The world’s first artificial organ transplant was performed. It was an artificial windpipe coated with stem cells.


Famous Birthdays on June 9th

Now Let us move on to the  another Important topic, Today Famous Birthdays. The famous people who celebrate their Birthday on 9th June are listed in below table. The following table includes the celebrities like Actors, Actresses, Models, Authors, Singers, Athletes, Musicians, Rappers and Producers who born on June 9th in the Chronological order. Read our article to know about Today Birthday celebrities in the World. Learn about famous people/celebrity birthdays today in our Article 9th June Famous Birthdays which are listed in below table. Find out which celebrity is blowing the birthday candles along with you on June 9.

Today Famous Birthdays

1640 Leopold I (Leopold Ignaz Joseph Balthasar Felician) – Holy Roman emperor
1672 Peter the Great – Peter I of Russia
1781 The first public railway is built by George Stephenson, Civil engineer and mechanical engineer.
1791 John Howard Payne – Actor, poet, playwright
1865 Carl Nielsen – Composer, conductor, violinist
1877 Meta Vaux Warrick – Artist
1891 Cole Porter (Cole Albert Porter) – Composer, songwriter
1900 Fred Waring – Musician
1908 Louis Kutner – Human rights activist, Lawyer.
1910 Robert “Bob” Cummings (Charles Clarence Robert Orville Cummings) – Actor
1915 Les Paul (Lester William Polsfuss) – Musician, songwriter, inventor (solid-body electric guitar)
1921 Charles Loloma – Artist
1922 George Axelrod – Screenwriter
1926 Mona Freeman (Monica Elizabeth Freeman) – Actress
1930 Marvin L. Kalb – Journalist
1931 Joe Santos – Actor
1934 Jimmy Spruill – Musician
1934 Jackie Wilson – Singer, performer
1935 Diana Van Der Vlis – Actress
1939 Letty Cottin Pogrebin – Writer, journalist
1940 Dick Vitale (Richard J. “Dick” Vitale) – Basketball sportscaster
1941 Billy Hatton 1941 – Musician (The Fourmost)
Jon Lord 1941 – Musician (Whitesnake, Deep Purple)
1950 Trevor Bolder – Musician
1951 Dave Parker (David Gene “The Cobra” Parker) – Baseball player
1952 Billy Knight (William R. “Billy” Knight) – Basketball player
1956 Patricia Cornwell – Mystery author
1961 Michael J. Fox – Actor (“Family Ties”)
1961 Aaron Sorkin – Writer, producer
1963 Johnny Depp (John Christopher “Johnny” Depp II) – Actor, musician
1964 Wayman Tisdale – Basketball player
1965 Gloria Reuben – Singer, actress (“ER”)
1967 Dean Felber – Musician (Hootie & the Blowfish)
1967 Dean Dinning – Musician (Toad the Wet Sprocket)
1973 Tedy Bruschi – Football player
1981 Natalie Portman – Actress (“Star Wars” movie series)
1988 Mae Whitman – Actress (“Arrested Development”)


What happened  in India Today in History on June 9

After listing out the Today Famous Birthdays, now we are providing the information of What happened in India Today in History on June 9. Many events are occurred on this day in History. The Historical facts that are important and occurred in India on June 9th are listed below. The famous Historic events, famous peoples births, and deaths that are occurred in India on June 9th are listed in below table. The list of Today in History on June 9 in the below table are listed in Chronological Order.

Today in History on June 9

1659 To Aurangzeb’s army, Dara Shikoh was handed over, a Baluchi whose life was saved by Dara.
1752  French army surrenders to the English in Trichinopoly, India.
1834  A great writer and social worker, Dr William Carey died.
1900  Birsa Munda, the freedom fighter and leader, died in Ranchi Jail.
1909 A famous detective story writer,  Baburao Arnalkar was born.
1923 1923  Idris Hasan Latif, Air Chief Marshal, was born in Hyderabad, Deccan.
1923  K. Alagirisamy, famous journalist, playwright and story writer, was born.
1948  Laloo Prasad Yadav, former Chief Minister of Bihar, was born.
1949  Kiran Bedi, the first woman Indian Police Service Officer, was born in Amritsar, Punjab.
1957  General Election (2nd) of India ends.
1967  in Bombay, Narayan Shripad Rajhans  (Bal Gandharva ) went into a coma and never regained his consciousness.
1980  M. G. Ramachandran’s second AIADMK ministry takes office.
1986  A network of Reference/Surveillance Centres for AIDS in almost all states of India was set up by ICMR.
1986  First AIDS death reported from a private hospital in Mumbai.
1991  A question paper was leaked due to which the Civil Services preliminary examination was cancelled.
1992  Shatrughan Sinha was defeated by Rajesh Khanna (Congress-I), to wrest the New Delhi Lok Sabha seat from the BJP.
1994 A Hindu saint, Yogi Dhirendra Brahmachari, [controversial Flying Swami] died in an air crash near Jammu. He was 70.
1998  Gujarat was hit by a cyclone killing 1,000 people in six days.


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