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 This day in History - February 9
434 Historic Events for February 9
1951

Penny Peyser, Irvington NY, actress (Rich Man Poor Man, Knots Landing)

Birth
1951

Jay Inslee, (Rep-D-Washington)

Birth
1951

St Louis Browns sign pitcher Satchel Paige, 45

Event
1951

Dennis "Dee Tee" Thomas, saxophonist (Kool and Gang-Celebration)

Birth
1952

Norman Douglas, essayist/novelist, dies

Death
1952

Danny White, quarterback (Dallas Cowboys)

Birth
1953

General Walter Bedell Smith, USA, ends term as 4th director of CIA Allen W Dulles, becomes acting director of CIA

Event
1953

"Adventures of Superman" TV series premieres in syndication

Event
1953

Antonius GM "Toon" Agterberg, Dutch actor (Hunk)

Birth
1953

Gary Franks, (Rep-R-Connecticut)

Birth
1953

WNEP TV channel 16 in Scranton Wilkes-Barre, PA (ABC) 1st broadcast

Event
1953

Andre Sevard, NHLer

Birth
1954

Ulrich Walter, German FR, cosmonaut

Birth
1954

Mario Scelba forms new govt in Italy

Event
1955

Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts crematory law

Event
1955

Charles Shaughnessy, London, actor (Shane-Days of our Lives, Nanny)

Birth
1955

Jm J Bullock, Casper Wyoming, actor (Monroe-Too Close for Comfort)

Birth
1955

US federations of trade unions merge into AFL/CIO

Event
1956

R Lacoste follows Catroux as premier of Algeria

Event
1956

-5øF (15øC) in Sicily

Event
1956

Philip Jackson Ford Jr, NC, basketball player (Olympic-gold-1976)

Birth
1956

KHPL (now KWNB) TV channel 6 in Hayes Center, NB (ABC) 1st broadcast

Event
1957

Gordon Strachan, soccer player

Birth
1957

Mohammed Valli Moosa, South African leader (UDF)

Birth
1957

Mikl¢s Horthy von Nagybanya, Hung admiral/regent (1920-44), dies at 88

Death