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 This day in History - May 9
412 Historic Events for May 9
1962

Paul Heaton, rocker (Housemartins-Happy Hour, Over There)

Birth
1962

John Corbett, actor/singer (Chris-Northern Exposure)

Birth
1962

Dave Gahan, Essex, rock vocalist (Depeche Mode-Dreaming of Me)

Birth
1963

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1964

Miloslav Mecir, Czechoslovakia, tennis player (Olympic-gold-1988)

Birth
1964

Khrushchev visits Egypt

Event
1964

Peter and Gordon release "World Without Love"

Event
1965

Ben Volpeliere-Pierrot, rocker (Curiosity Killed Cat-Keep Distance)

Birth
1965

Leopold Figl, premier Austria, dies at 62

Death
1965

Marc Logan, NFL running back (Washington Redskins)

Birth
1965

Steve Yzerman, Cranbrook BC, NHL forward (Team Canada, Detroit)

Birth
1965

Luna 5 launched (USSR) 1st attempt to soft land on Moon (fails)

Event
1965

Beatles attend a Bob Dylan concert

Event
1966

Mark Tinordi, Red Deer, NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals)

Birth
1966

1st black member of Federal Reserve Board (A F Brimmer)

Event
1966

China PR performs nuclear test at Lop Nor PRC

Event
1966

Wilhelmus M Bekkers, bishop of Dukeenbosch, dies

Death
1966

Alfred Mendelsohn, composer, dies at 56

Death
1967

1st flight of Fokker F-28 Fellowship

Event
1967

Gijsbert van Hall resigns as mayor of Amsterdam

Event
1967

Philippa Duke Schuyler, composer, dies at 35

Death
1967

Elmar Berkovich, Dutch industrial designer (Eindhoven theater), dies

Death
1968

Marion Lorne, actress (Aunt Clara-Bewitched), dies at 81

Death
1968

Phil Arnold, actor (Skidoo, Errand Boy, Damn Yankees), dies at 58

Death
1968

Bruce Pickens, NFL cornerback (Oakland Raiders)

Birth