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 This day in History - February 9
434 Historic Events for February 9
1931

Xavier Benguerel, composer

Birth
1931

Robert Morris, sculptor

Birth
1932

America enter Olympic 2-man bobsled competition for 1st time

Event
1932

Junnosuke Inouye, Japanese minister of Finance, murdered

Death
1932

US airship Columbia crashes during storm (Flushing, NY)

Event
1933

Lord Williams of Elvel

Birth
1933

Countess of Airlie

Birth
1933

Justice Johnson

Birth
1933

Jo Ann Prentice, LPGA golfer

Birth
1933

-63øF (-53øC), Moran, Wyoming (state record)

Event
1934

-14.3øF (-25.7øC), coldest day in New York City

Event
1934

John A Ziegler Jr, Grosse Pointe Mich, 4th NHL pres (1977-92)

Birth
1934

Balkan Entente alliance forms (Yugoslavia, Greece, Turkey and Romania)

Event
1934

-51øF (-46øC), Vanderbilt, Michigan (state record)

Event
1935

US male Figure Skating championship won by Robin Lee

Event
1935

US female Figure Skating championship won by Maribel Vinson

Event
1935

Karl Nef, Swiss musicologist, dies at 61

Death
1935

Paul Flynn, MP

Birth
1936

Clive Swift, Liverpool, actor (Frenzy, Passage to India)

Birth
1936

Jacques Bainville, French historian/essayist/journalist, dies at 57

Death
1937

Brian Wenham, media consultant/journalist

Birth
1937

Johnny Sayles, US vocalist (You Made Me Wiggle)

Birth
1938

Truby King, pioneer of mothercraft, dies

Death
1939

Belgian Spaak govt falls

Event
1939

Janet Suzman, S Africa, actress (Dry White Season, Nuns on the Run)

Birth