World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - November 9
342 Historic Events for November 9
1930

1st nonstop airplane flight from NY to Panama

Event
1931

Whitey Herzog, baseball manager (St Louis Cardinals)

Birth
1931

Tommy Greenhough, cricketer (English leg-spinner in 4 Tests 1959-60)

Birth
1932

Nadya Aliluieva, wife of Joseph Stalin, dies at 30

Death
1932

Carl Perkins, singer (Blue Suede Shoes)

Birth
1932

Marian Christy, Ridgefield Ct, author (Invasions of Privacy)

Birth
1932

Hurricane storm wave sweeps over Santa Cruz del Sur Cuba kills 2,500

Event
1934

Ronald Harwood, [Horwitz], S African playwright (Dresser)

Birth
1934

Carl Sagan, Bkln, astronomer/author/professor (Cosmos, Broca's Brain)

Birth
1934

Ingvar Carlsson, PM of Sweden (1986-91, 94- )

Birth
1935

Japan invades Shanghai China

Event
1935

Bob Gibson, Cardinal pitcher (Cy Young/NL MVP 1968)

Birth
1935

Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) labor union forms

Event
1936

Albanian govt of Frasheri falls

Event
1936

Mary Travers, Louisville Ky, folk singer (Peter Paul and Mary)

Birth
1936

Bob Graham, (Sen-D Florida)

Birth
1937

Roger McCough, British poet

Birth
1937

Japans army conquers Shanghai

Event
1937

St Louis Cards Triple Crown winner Joe Medwick is named NL MVP

Event
1938

Al Capp, cartoonist of Lil' Abner creates Sadie Hawkins Day

Event
1938

Crystal Night - Germans break windows owned by Jews

Event
1939

"Ninotchka," with Greta Garbo premieres

Event
1939

Venlo-incident: German Abwehr kills 2 English agents

Event
1939

Nobel for physics awarded to Ernest O Lawrence (cyclotron)

Event
1939

Dirk Klop, Dutch intelligence lt, shot by German Abwehr

Death