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 This day in History - June 9
475 Historic Events for June 9
1944

99 inhabitants of Tulle, hanged by SS

Death
1944

record litter of 23 puppies is born to Lena, a foxhound, Ambler Penn

Birth
1944

Brigid Bazlen, Wisc, actress (Pam-Too Young to go Steady)

Birth
1945

71st Kentucky Derby: Eddie Arcaro aboard Hoop Jr wins in 2:07

Event
1945

-10] Australian troops lands in Brunei Bay North-Borneo

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1945

Faina Myelink, USSR, discus thrower (Olympic-gold-1972)

Birth
1945

"Gruesome Twosome," premieres in USA

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1945

Following an 8-7 win over the Phils, Brooklyn manager Leo Durocher is arrested on a complaint by a fan that Durocher slugged him

Event
1946

Peter Kilfoyle, British MP

Birth
1946

66,545 fans help Yanks break million attendance mark, the earliest

Event
1946

19 guests at Canfield Hotel die in fire (Dubuque Iowa)

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1946

Bhumibol Adulyadej, becomes king of Thailand

Event
1946

Joe Louis KOs Billy Conn in 8 for heavyweight boxing title

Event
1946

NY Giant Mel Ott is 1st mgr ejected from both games of a doubleheader

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1946

Rama VIII, king of Siam (1935-46), dies at 21

Death
1947

Mitch Mitchell, drummer (Jimi Hendrix Experience-Purple Haze)

Birth
1947

Wladyslaw Raczkiewicz, president of Poland (1939-40), dies at 62

Death
1948

WBZ TV channel 4 in Boston, MA (NBC) begins broadcasting

Event
1948

Jim Bailey, NCAA punter (most punts in season-101, Va Milt Academy)

Birth
1948

Nathaniel Rosen, Altadena Ca, cellist (Tchaikovsky-gold-1978)

Birth
1949

Mrs Georgia Neese Clark of Kansas becomes 1st woman treasurer of US

Event
1949

Douglas Henderson, British MP

Birth
1951

"Doodles Weaver Show," debuts on NBC-TV

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1951

Dave Parker, baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates, NL MVP 1978)

Birth
1951

Benny Neyman, Dutch singer (I Don't Know How)

Birth