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 This day in History - May 9
412 Historic Events for May 9
1968

Finlay Currie, dies at 90

Death
1968

David Benoit, NBA forward (Utah Jazz, NJ Nets)

Birth
1968

Marie-Jos‚ P‚rec, Guadeloupe, French 200m/400m runner (Oly-2 gold-96)

Birth
1968

Vince Workman, NFL running back (Packers, Panthers, Colts)

Birth
1968

Harold Gray, US comic strip artist (Little Orphan Annie), dies at 74

Death
1969

Carla Overbeck, Pasadena Calif, soccer defender (Olympics-96)

Birth
1969

BPAA All-Star Bowling Tournament won by Billy Hardwick

Event
1969

Renn Crichlow, Ottawa Ontario, canoeist (Olympics-8-92, 96)

Birth
1970

Doug Christie, NBA guard/forward (Toronto Raptors)

Birth
1970

Percy Brier, composer, dies at 84

Death
1970

100,000s demonstrate against Vietnam War

Event
1970

Walter P Reuther, US worker's union leader/president (CIO), dies

Death
1971

Largest walk in crowd (31,626) in Balt Oriole history

Event
1971

23rd Emmy Awards: All in the Family, Jack Klugman and Jean Stapleton

Event
1971

Elizabeth Bonner runs female world record marathon (3:01:42)

Event
1971

Sandra Haynie wins LPGA San Antonio Alamo Golf Open

Event
1971

Friends of Earth return 1500 non-returnable bottles to Schweppes

Event
1972

Simon Hollingsworth, Australian 400m hurdler (Olympics-92, 96)

Birth
1972

Dan Hollander, Royal Oak Mich, figure skater (1996 Great Lakes champ)

Birth
1972

Dave Barr, WLAF quarterback (Scotland Claymores)

Birth
1973

For 2nd time, Johnny Bench hits 3 HRs in a game

Event
1974

Shin Yahata, hockey forward (Team Japan 1998)

Birth
1974

Stephane Yelle, Ottawa, NHL center (Colorado Avalanche)

Birth
1974

House Judiciary Committee begin formal hearings on Nixon impeachment

Event
1974

Lyubomir Pipkov, composer, dies at 69

Death