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 This day in History - May 9
412 Historic Events for May 9
1910

Barbara Woodhouse, dog training expert

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1911

Harry Simeone, Newark NJ, choral director (Kate Smith Show)

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1911

Fire breaks out at Empire Theater in Edinburgh Scotland

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1912

Pedro Armendariz, Mexico, actor (From Russia With Love)

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1913

Victor Smith, Admiral (Australian Chiefs of Staff)

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1913

17th amendment provides for election of senators by popular vote

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1913

John Hayes, Admiral

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1914

Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor

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1914

Frank Chacksfield, arranger/orch leader

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1914

Theodore Kheel, labor negotiator (Fair Employment Practices)

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1914

Josef Muller-Brockmann, graphic designer/writer

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1914

40th Kentucky Derby: John McCabe aboard Old Rosebud wins in 2:03.4

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1914

Pres Wilson proclaims Mother's Day

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1914

Hank Snow, Nova Scotia Canada, country singer (I Went to Your Wedding)

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1915

German and French fight Battle of Artois

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1915

Richard Janvrin, British vice admiral

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1916

British-France Sykes-Picot meet over division of Turkey

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1916

Bernard William George Rose, composer/organist

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1916

Cyril Bowles, bishop of Derby

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1916

Douglas Guest, organist

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1917

George Fleming, cyclist

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1917

John Arnatt, actor (Circumstantial Evidence)

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1918

Orville Freeman, Minneapolis, (Sen-D-Mn)/Sec of Agriculture (1961-69)

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1918

Mike Wallace, Brookline Mass, newscaster (Biography, 60 Minutes)

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1919

Arthur English, comedian/actor (Malachi's Cove)

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