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 This day in History - June 9
475 Historic Events for June 9
1938

Jeremy Hardie, CEO (W H Smith Group)

Birth
1938

Charles Wuorinen, NYC, composer (Pulitzer 1980)

Birth
1939

Derek Hunt, CEO (MFI Furniture Group)

Birth
1939

Owen Moore, actor (She Done Him Wrong), commits suicide at 52

Death
1939

David Hobbs (auto racer)

Birth
1940

Dick Vitale, US, sportscaster (ESPN, ABC "Oh Baby!")

Birth
1940

44th US Golf Open: Lawson Little shoots a 287 at Canterbury GC OH

Event
1940

Norway surrenders to Germany during WW II

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1940

General Charles de Gaulle's 1st meeting with Winston Churchill

Event
1941

Peter Wilson, CEO (Gallaher)

Birth
1941

Jon Lord, England, keyboardist (Deep Purple-Hush, White Snake)

Birth
1941

Ammunition plant at Fort Smederovo in Belgrade explodes; kills 1,500

Event
1941

Billy Hatton, rocker

Birth
1941

Archbishop De Young bans priest cooperation on Rijks radio

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1942

Nicholas Lloyd, editor (Daily Express)

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1942

German-Neth press reports, 3 million Dutch sent to East-Europe

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1942

Richard Hutton, cricketer (son of Len, 5 Tests 1971)

Birth
1942

Nazis kill all inhabitants of Lidice Czechoslovakia

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1942

Adipatie Ario Soejono becomes minister in Gerbrandy govt

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1943

Charles Saatchi, English magnate (Saatchi and Saatchi)

Birth
1943

"Pay-as-you-go" (withholding) US income tax deductions authorized

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1943

Joe [William] Haldeman, US, sci-fi author (Hugo, Nebula, Worlds Apart)

Birth
1944

Russian offensive in Carelia

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1944

Viscount Craigavon

Birth
1944

23 puppies, (record litter) born to Lena, a foxhound, Ambler Penn

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