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 This day in History - June 9
475 Historic Events for June 9
1870

Erik Drake, composer, dies at 82

Death
1875

Henry Dale, London, physiologist (Nobel-1936)

Birth
1877

11th Belmont: C Holloway aboard Cloverbrook wins in 2:46

Event
1877

Rudolf Borchardt, writer

Birth
1879

Oscar Back, Austrian-Dutch viola player

Birth
1879

Dudley Digges

Birth
1883

1st commercial electric railway line begins operation (Chicago El)

Event
1883

17th Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard George Kinney wins in 2:42«

Event
1884

Johannes Clinge Doorenbos, Dutch journalist/conductor

Birth
1886

Kusaku Yamada, composer

Birth
1887

21st Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Hanover wins in 2:43«

Event
1888

Hugo Kauder, composer

Birth
1888

22nd Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Sir Dixon wins in 2:40¬

Event
1888

Adrian Grigor'yevich Shaposhnikov, composer

Birth
1890

Leslie Banks, English actor/director (Jamaica Inn, 48 Hours)

Birth
1890

Opera "Robin Hood" premieres in Chicago

Event
1891

Painter Gauguin arrives in Papeete, Tahiti

Event
1892

26th Belmont: W Hayward aboard Patron wins in 2:12

Event
1892

Helena Rubinstein, cosmetics CEO/founder (Helena Rubinstein)

Birth
1892

Friedrich Wilhelm Langhans, composer, dies at 59

Death
1893

Cole Porter, Indiana, composer/lyricist (Anything Goes, Kiss Me Kate)

Birth
1893

Samuel N Behrman, US screenwriter (Tale of 2 Cities, Daddy Long Legs)

Birth
1896

Aura Abranches, Lisbon Portugal, actress (Lisboa, O Primo Basilio)

Birth
1896

Catherine Filene Shouse, philanthropist (Wolf Trap Institute)

Birth
1897

Alvin Graham Clark, dies 3 weeks after 1st use of Yerkes 40" lens

Death