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 This day in History - June 9
475 Historic Events for June 9
1925

[John] Keith Laumer, [Anthony LeBaron], US, sf author (Retief's War)

Birth
1925

Roy Hughes, MP

Birth
1926

Mona Freeman, Baltimore, actress (Black Beauty, Dear Wife, Heiress)

Birth
1926

Roy Smalley, shortstop (Cubs, Braves, Phillies, Twins, Yankees)

Birth
1927

Franco Donatoni, composer

Birth
1927

Norman Sisisky, (Rep-D-VA, 1983- )

Birth
1928

Charles Kingsford-Smith and Charles Ulm are 1st to fly across the Pacific when they end their flight from California to Brisbane

Event
1928

60th Belmont: Clarence Kummer aboard Vito wins in 2:33.2

Event
1928

Geraint Gruffydd, director (U of Wales Centre for Welsh Studies)

Birth
1929

Venezuelan rebel Urbina lets Dutch/Cura‡aose hostages free

Event
1929

Lewis Bennison, dies

Death
1929

Robert E Badham, (Rep-R-CA, 1977- )

Birth
1929

Keith A St H Gardner, Jamaica, 4x400m runner (Olympic-bronze-1960)

Birth
1929

June O'Dell, deputy CEO (Equal Opportunities Commission)

Birth
1929

Johnny Ace, [John M Alexander Jr], Memphis Tn, RandB singer (My Song)

Birth
1930

Paavo Nurmi runs world record 6 mile (29:36.4)

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1930

Lin[wood] [Vrooman] Carter, US, sci-fi author (Thongor of Lemuria)

Birth
1930

Marvin Kalb, NYC, educator/newscaster (CBS/NBC, Meet the Press)

Birth
1931

Bill Virdon, 2nd baseman (St Louis Cards)/mgr (NY Yankees)

Birth
1931

Henrique Oswald, composer, dies at 79

Death
1931

1st showing of a Donald Duck cartoon

Event
1931

1st rocket-powered aircraft design patented (R Goddard)

Event
1931

Jackie Mason, Wisc, comedian (World According to Me, Chicken Soup)

Birth
1932

Douglas Smith, CEO (Acas)

Birth
1932

Natalia Janotha, composer, dies at 76

Death