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 This day in History - March 9
370 Historic Events for March 9
1920

Carl Betz, Pitts, actor (Alex Stone-Donna Reed Show)

Birth
1922

KJR-AM in Seattle Washington begins radio transmissions

Event
1922

Eugene O'Neill's "Hairy Ape," premieres in NYC

Event
1922

Herbert P Douglas Jr, Pitts, long jumper (Olympic-bronze-1948)

Birth
1923

Elmer Rice's "Adding Machine," premieres in NYC

Event
1923

Amsterdam taxi strike ended

Event
1923

James Buckley, (Sen-R-NY)

Birth
1923

Andr‚ Courr‚ges, France, fashion designer (introed the miniskirt)

Birth
1923

NHL Championship: Mont Canadiens outscore Ottawa Senators, 3-2, in 2

Event
1924

South Slavia aproves Italy's annexation of Fiume (Rijeka)

Event
1924

Konstantin Iliev, composer

Birth
1926

Celso Garrido Lecca, composer

Birth
1926

Gerrit A Kooy, Dutch sociologist (Apartheid and work in South Africa)

Birth
1926

Bertha Landes elected 1st woman mayor of Seattle

Event
1926

Irene Papas, Corinth Greece, actress (Moses The Lawgiver)

Birth
1927

John Beckwith, composer

Birth
1927

Hans Ludwig Schilling, composer

Birth
1927

Jack Jensen, baseball player (AL MVP 1958)

Birth
1929

Marcel Pagnol's "Marius," premieres in Paris

Event
1929

Marie Cardinal, writer

Birth
1929

Hugh Desmond Hoyte, president (Guyana, 1985-92)

Birth
1930

Harrie J B Aarts, Dutch 2nd chamber member (CDA)

Birth
1930

Thomas Schippers, Kalamazoo Mich, conductor (Amahl and Night Visitors)

Birth
1931

Ida B Wells-Barnett, famous black, dies in Chicago at 78

Death
1931

Taina Elg, Helsinki Finland, actress (Hercules in NY, Les Girls)

Birth